Jeanette Parton

Obituary of Jeanette Parton

Jeanette Parton, 85, went home to be with the Lord Saturday, September 16, 2017.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Thad and Ethel Parton; children, Tommy Nelson, Rhena Charmaine Nelson, and Baby Nelson; and her brothers, Eugene, Mono, and Marshall Parton.

She attended Sawmill Hill Baptist Church when she was able.

Jeanette is survived by her longtime companion, Floyd Long of Bryson City; children, Wilma (Dan) Coats, Billy Nelson, Sheila Nelson all of New York, Janice Welch (Van) of Madison County and Gene Long; siblings, Dexter (Kaye) Parton, Clayton (Audrey) Parton, Jack (Joanne) Parton, Kristeen (Jack) Lee, Thad (Dorothy) Parton, Owen (Becky) Parton and Burrell (Ethel) Parton; nine grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren; and numerous nephews and nieces.

Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm Monday in the chapel of Crisp Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Sawmill Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 2 pm Monday at the funeral home.

Nephews will be pallbearers.