Funeral    services    for    Mrs.  Plitha  R.  Petty,   101,   of
Gainesboro, Tennessee,   will  be  held  at  1  P.M. on Tuesday,
November  10, 2009, at Anderson – Upper Cumberland Funeral
Home   in   Gainesboro,   TN.  Burial  will  follow   in   the   Byers
Cemetery  in  the  Center  Grove community of Jackson County,
TN.

The family will receive  friends  on  Monday  from  5  P.M. – 9 P.
M., and on Tuesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.

Mrs. Petty  passed  away  on Sunday, November 8, 2009,  at
Mabry Health Care Center in Gainesboro, TN.
   
She was born November 13, 1907,  in  Jackson  County, TN, to
the late
Tom and Tex Haney Ransom.  She  was  married to
the late
Robert Dillard Petty,  who  passed  away  February 4,
1956.  She  was  a  homemaker  and  a  member  of  the Center
Grove Church of Christ.

In addition to her husband and parents,  she  was  preceded in
death by
2 Sons: Roy York Petty and Glen Harold Petty; and 2
Brothers:
Otis Lee Ransom and Ray Ransom.

Survivors include
1 Son: Alvis “Bo” Petty of Gainesboro, TN; 1
Grandson:
Robert “Tootie” (Karen) Petty of Gainesboro, TN; 4
Great-Grandchildren:  
Kendra,  Kaleigh,  Kara Grace,   and
Kendall Petty;   and   
1   Daughter-in-Law:   Polly   Petty.   Her
caregivers  at  Mabry Health Care Center, previous  caregivers,
nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends also survive.

Bro. Jimmy Anderson will officiate at the services.
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