A native of Carter County, she was a daughter of the late David & Grace Rhea Honeycutt. She was retired from the Carter County School System as a lunchroom manager at Hunter Elementary School for 34 years. Prior to her illness she was an active member of Lynn Valley Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband Carson Puckett, a daughter: Glenda Taylor, a son: Bill Puckett, a granddaughter: Michelle Taylor,and a sister; Mary Sue Kerrs
Survivors include her grandchildren: Shane Taylor, Adam Taylor and Jennifer Persinger. Her Great Grandchildren: Dustin Taylor, Logan Taylor, Jordan Persinger, Bailea Persinger, Austin Taylor, Jacob Taylor. A daughter-in-law: Marilyn Puckett. One Great Great Granddaughter: Sydney Taylor. A Sister: Linda Lou Greene, Her special Sisters Wilma Hayes and Billie Jo Hayase.
Graveside Service will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday, November 5, 2019 in Happy Valley Memorial Park with the Rev. Dennis Wilson and Rev. Doug Hinshaw officiating. Music will be provided by Frank Eads. Active Pallbearers who are requested to assemble at the funeral home at 1:50 p.m. Tuesday will be: Adam Taylor, Shane Taylor, Dustin Taylor, Logan Taylor, Austin Taylor, Jordan Persinger, Bailea Persinger, Jacob Taylor, Derrick Woodward and Chris Persinger. The family would like to express a special “Thank You” to Freida Carrier and the staff of Signature Health for the excellent care she received. Friends may also call at the residence of a grandson, Adam Taylor. Family and friends will assemble at the funeral home at 1:50 p.m. Tuesday to go in procession to the cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family at our web-site www.memorialfcelizabethton.com.
Memorial Funeral Chapel is serving the Puckett family.