Bobbie Rhea (Richards) Petty

December 24, 1937 ~ December 10, 2023 (age 85) 85 Years Old

Bobbie Petty Obituary

Mrs. Bobbie Rhea Petty, age 85, of Manchester, TN went to be with her heavenly father, Sunday, December 10, 2023. She was born December 24, 1937 in Manchester to the late Andrew and Annie (Walker) Richards. She is also preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Ernest Dewey Petty, Jr. Bobbie was a member of Trinity Baptist Church and worked at Batesville Casket for 30 years as a seamstress.

She is survived by her son, Richard D. Petty (Tomica); daughter, Kim Bullock (Perry); grandchildren, David Jernigan, Kimberly Meador, Clint Jernigan, Samantha Stuart, Noah Petty, and Nichelle Lopez; great-grandchildren, Shane Jernigan, Kelsey Meador, Kenzey Meador, Katey Meador, Breanna Jernigan, Avery Stuart, and Owen Stuart; and great great-grandchildren, Hunter Jernigan, Brooklyn Jernigan, and Jax Jernigan. Her sister Linda Umbarger.

The family will receive friends from 4 – 7 p.m. Friday, December 15th and from 9-11 a.m. Saturday, December 16th at Coffee County Funeral Chapel.  A Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 16, 2023 in the chapel of Coffee County Funeral Chapel with Brother Jerry Pullum officiating.  Interment will follow at Blanton’s Chapel Cemetery in Manchester, TN.

Coffee County Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the family of Bobbie Petty. In lieu of flowers please send donations to Trinity Baptist Church.

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December 15, 2023

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Coffee County Funeral Chapel, Manchester

December 16, 2023

9:00 AM to 11:00 AM
Coffee County Funeral Chapel, Manchester

Funeral Service
December 16, 2023

11:00 AM
Coffee County Funeral Chapel, Manchester


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