Lorene Petty, 103 years old, of Soddy Daisy, TN, passed away at a local health care facility on June 10, 2017.
Mrs. Petty lived a long life being the mother of six generations. She loved her church, Rechoboth Baptist Church, where she was a member. She loved reading her Bible, her family, her flowers, gardening, canning, cooking and sewing.
She is preceded in death by her husband, James A. Petty; her sons, Charles Norman Petty and Bobby Gene Petty; sisters, Mildred Gross and Annie Vandergriff; her brothers, Otis, Arthur, Jimmy, Roy, Warren, Raymond and Charles Uren; and three grandchildren, Clint, Bobby and Raylene Petty.
Lorene is survived by her daughter, Ruth Greene; three sons, Marvin, Donald and David Petty; a sister-in-law, Barbara Uren; ten grandchildren and spouses; fifteen great-grandchildren and spouses; seventeen great-great-grandchildren; five great-great-great-grandchildren, numerous cousins, nieces, nephews; her special friends at Grace Health Care and a special friend, Catherine Dye.
Services will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday, June 13, 2017 at Williamson & Sons funeral Home with Reverend Alan Stewart officiating. Burial will follow in Rhea Memory Gardens. Visitation is 10:00 A.M. to 2:00 P.M. Tuesday at the funeral home. Her grandchildren are serving as pallbearers.
Her family would like to offer a special thanks to Grace Health Care for their compassion and care.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.