Eva Loudean Petty, 98, was born Nov. 16, 1918, in Davidson, TN, to the late John and Susie Ashburn Roberson and passed away on March 26, 2017, in Crossville. She married the late Willie (Bill) Petty on March 13, 1937, and enjoyed gardening, sewing, cooking and going to church. She loved most to spend time with all her grandchildren.
She is survived by her children, Shirley Dayton and Gail Findley-Bow; grandchildren, Steve Cross, Pam Dodson, Melissa Brzys and Michael Petty; great grandchildren, Angie, Tim, Thomas, Lyndsay, Brandon, Devin, Lauren, Brittany and Myriah; great great grandchildren, Trevor, Sadie, Jayden and Madi; and siblings, Marson Roberson and Dimple Dopke.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; children, Ronnie, Susan and Roger; grandchild, Lisa Miller Ridner; great grandchildren, Derek Brzys and Zachary Rogers; and siblings, Fred, Odis, Thelma, Mable, Kerbit, Lela, Theron and Flay.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday, March 29, 2017, at Crossville Memorial Funeral Home from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. with service to follow. Bro. Johnny Goldston will officiate with burial to follow in Wilson Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Larry and Richard Bowman, Thomas Neal, Billy Dodson, Trevor Martin, Jason Smith and Mark Brzys.
Published on  March 30, 2017