Betty Jewel Grissom, 79, passed away on Wednesday, March 17, at Meadowbrook Nursing Home in Pulaski.
Born in McMinnville on April 23, 1941, she was preceded in death by her parents, James Newton and Mattie Lou Rogers Rutledge, brothers James and Hugh Rutledge, and sister Thelma Breedlove.
Visitation will begin at 11 a.m. on Sunday, March 21, until funeral time at 2 p.m. at the Carr & Erwin Funeral Home with burial to follow at Giles Memory Garden. Officiating is her nephew, Steve Breedlove.
Survivors are son Darrell Grissom and Stephanie of Pulaski, daughters Deana Wood and Steve of Birmingham, Ala., Debbie Gregory and Kevin of Sevierville, sister Emogene Magness of McMinnville, grandchildren Jonathon Wales, Josh Wales, Cody Davis, Shelby Davis and Matthew Grissom, great-grandchildren, Landon Wales, Owen Wales, Klaire Wales and Nolan Wales.
Carr & Erwin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) March 19, 2021