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Nakitha Curtis

October 22, 1986 — September 1, 2022

Nakitha Renee’ Curtis, affectionally known as Butta, age 35, daughter, aunt, niece, cousin, and best friend, completed her earthly journey Thursday September 1, 2022. She was born on October 22, 1986, bringing joy and happiness to parents Brenda Louise Bean and Harold Shaw in Nashville, TN.

Nakitha received her formal education in Nashville, TN., graduating from Maplewood Comprehensive High School in 2005. Nakitha continued her educational journey as a student at ECPI University in Virginia. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science. Her working career journey included several years of customer service at Asurion. Her last assignment was at United Healthcare.

Nakitha was very family oriented, the love and devotion that she shared with her mother, sisters, nieces and nephews was a true testament of the compassionate individual God designed her to be.
Nakitha had several pastimes such as trying out new recipes, traveling, and reading the bible, when she was not avidly working out.

Nakitha was preceded in death by her grandmothers Callie Lee Tucker and Alma Shaw. She leaves to celebrate cherished memories, her mother Brenda Louise Bean; father Harold Shaw; sisters Tecoria Morrow, Laquitta Shaw, Alexus Bean, Alisiah Bean and Gabryel Bean; nieces Kambryn Wade, Londynn Key, Kennedy Gooden, Amiyah Humphrey, Justice Humphrey, and Ky’Leigh Gooden; nephews Arric Wade Jr and Dylan House; aunts Sandra Works (Steven), Lisa Davis, Annie Burton, Geneva Beard, Shirley Brown, and Mary Tucker (Wayne); uncles Donald Morrow and James Morrow (Evon); devoted cousins Jessica Morrow and Onquinette Hayslett devoted friends Elizabeth Crawford, Brandon Miller, Carrington Drake, Nicole Griffin, Melissa Holden and Ciera Washington: along with a host of cousins, other relatives and friends.
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Thursday, September 22, 2022

5:00 - 6:00 pm (Central time)

Highland Hills Funeral Home & Crematory

2422 Brick Church Pike, Nashville, TN 37207

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