Jimmie Lee Petty passed away Aug. 3, 2019, at the age of 85. A service was held Aug. 6, and interment followed at Smith County Memorial Gardens.
Ms. Petty is survived by partner Ed Denney; siblings Harold (Janie) Speck, Shirley (James Earl) Driver, Sarah (Allen) Tomlinson, L.E (Ruth) Speck and Barbara (Ralph) Hall; children Terry (Linda) Highers, James Earl (Annie) Petty, Vicki (Tim) Barfield, Mike (Vanessa) Denney and Ricky (Connie) Denney; 25+ grandchildren; 12+ great-grandchildren; and 3+ great-great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents Osko Speck and Ocie Kerr; son Daniel Ray Highers; daughter Sandra Kay Highers; and siblings Billie Ruth Speck, Howard Speck and Wayne Edward Speck.
Sellars Funeral Home 615.444.9393