Vivian E. Baty, 88, of Smyrna died Tuesday, Jan. 3.
A native of McMinnville, she was preceded in death by her parents, Kelly and Lucy Stuman Hennessee, husband William “Bill” Roy Baty, son Keith “Butch” Elton Baty, two sisters and four brothers.
Mrs. Baty is survived by her daughter Dawn (Clayton) Taylor of McMinnville; son William (LeeAnn) Kelly Baty of W.Va.; daughter Lucy Baty of Smyrna, and daughter Cindi (Alex) Hakala; seven grandchildren; several great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.
Mrs. Baty was a member of LifePoint Church and was a homemaker. In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
Funeral services were held at Woodfin Funeral Chapel in Smyrna with W.D. Thomason officiating. Burial followed at Roselawn Memorial Gardens.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Jan. 13, 2012