Attonya  Pettigrew
Attonya Pettigrew

June 21, 1964 - September 4, 2019
Born in Philadelphia, PA
Resided in Powder Springs, Georgia

Obituary

ATTONYA PETTIGREW was born June 21,1964 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to Vincent Harvey and the late Loreatha Counsel. Attonya was educated in the Philadelphia school system where she attended and received her diploma from Northeast High School. Attonya accepted Christ at a young age and was baptized at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church. Attonya also sang for the gospel choir at Wagner Junior High School.
After she completed High School, Attonya attended West Chester University for 2 years where she studied Business. She then married the love of her life, Darius Pettigrew. Attonya and Darius went on to have their first child, Darius Pettigrew Jr in 1984, then in 1991 had their daughter Danielle Pettigrew. In 1994, Attonya and Darius moved with their 2 children to Atlanta, Georgia, where she worked as an Account Manager at Incomm for 23 years. While living in Atlanta, GA, Attonya attended IGO (International Gospel Outreach) for many years, where she wore many hats. Attonya loved her church family like they were her own. Attonya enjoyed thrifting, shopping and spending time with her family in her free time.
Attonya and Darius just recently purchased a house, where she made sure she had room for everyone to stay with her while they visited. Although Attonya moved to Atlanta, she made sure she was able to be back home in Philadelphia for every family function.
Attonya was proceeded in death by her grandmother, Mary Delaine Thompson and mother Loreatha Counsel. She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband Darius Pettigrew; Children: Darius Pettigrew Jr and Danielle Pettigrew; Brothers: Ronald Webb, Darrell Thomas and James Rogers; Sisters: Phyllis Caliman and Tammy Arrington; Grandchildren: Jaylon Pettigrew and Amar’e Pettigrew; Aunts: Rose Rogers and Harriet Woodland; Sisters in Love: Yvette Thomas, Joy Poole, Donna Pettigrew, Gretchen Pettigrew and Jackie Webb; Nieces: Tinira Webb, Ashley Thomas, Briana Thomas; Nephews: Timothy Pettigrew, Steven Pettigrew, Teddy Mack, Andre Collier, Brandon Webb, Brandon Davis, Phillip Davis and Jason Davis ; Bonus daughters: Jordan Douglas and De’Anna Randle; Daughter in Love: Kim Bass; and a host of nephews, cousins and close friends.

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Visitation
Christ Community Church
4017 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States 19104
Saturday, September 14, 2019
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Service
Christ Community Church
4017 Chestnut St
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania United States 19104
Saturday, September 14, 2019
11:00 AM
Burial
Merion Memorial Park
Rock Hill Road & Bryn Mawr Avenue
Bala Cynwyd, PA US 19004
Saturday, September 14, 2019