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George M. Puckett

Staff Reports • Aug 7, 2017 at 3:04 PM

Visitation for Mr. Puckett will be held Wednesday, Aug. 9 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the Partlow Funeral Chapel. Graveside services with military honors will follow at 1:30 p.m. in the Lannom Cemetery in the Vesta community.

Mr. Puckett, age 67, passed away Friday Aug. 4, 2017.

He is preceded in death by his parents, George M. Puckett and Rosetta Shelton Puckett; sister, Lottie Roberts; and his wife, Janice Murphy Puckett.

He is survived by his son, Thurman George Puckett, and his fiancée, Kristen Ricks; sisters, Cheryl (Bob) Braun, Alice Reed; half-brother, Albert Lillicrap Jr.; half-sister, Ruthann LeRoy; girlfriend, Alaine Bradley, and her grandchildren, Dylan and Malachi Russell.

Mr. Puckett attended Vine Baptist Church. He proudly served in the military rank of specialist 5 in the U.S. Army in the 37th Armor Division and was awarded the Army Good Conduct Medal and the National Defense Service Medal.

Partlow Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements, 615-444-7007, obituary line 615-444-7700, partlowchapel.com.