Hattie Florence Thornton Puckett, age 79, of Hiwassee, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012.
Born Dec. 5, 1932 in Pulaski County, she was preceded in death by her parents, Bentley Martin Thornton and Lillie Florence East Thornton; her husband, Ralph Abernathy Puckett; two sisters, Virginia Kennedy and Alice “Vicky” Baker, and two brothers, Roy Edward Thornton and Troy Thornton.
Surviving are sons, Dennis Puckett and wife, Pamela Puckett, of Shiloh, Allan Puckett of Hiwassee and Brian Puckett of Hiwassee; four grandchildren, Neil, Amanda, Toby and Jonathon Puckett; five great-grandchildren; sister-in-law, Nora Puckett Owens of Pulaski, and brothers-in-law, Jimmy Puckett of Tennessee and Jerry Puckett of Dublin.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, Sept. 29, at 2 p.m. in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski, with the Rev. Leslie Shelton officiating. Interment will follow in the Puckett Family Cemetery, Hiwassee.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 1 p.m. until service time at Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski.
To send online condolences to the family, please visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com.
Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski, is handling arrangements for the family.