Jeanetta Petty

June 10, 1937 ~ August 5, 2018 (age 81) 81 Years Old


Jeanetta Marie Turner Petty, 81, of the Flatwoods community in Adair County, KY

passed from this life Sunday afternoon, August 5, 2018 at her home.

Jeanetta was a co-founder and owner of Petty’s Supply and was a member of the Antioch United Methodist Church in Adair Co.   

She confessed her faith in Christ at an early age and was quick to express her faith by inviting those she met, “Are you coming to church Sunday?”

She was born in Adair County on June 10, 1937, the daughter of the late Millard and Lyda Piercy Turner.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Elmo Nell Petty on Oct. 6, 2013. 

Also preceded in death by a daughter, Cathy Gay Petty in 1974, and by an infant son in 1956; two brothers, Joe Turner and Jerry Turner; one sister, Betty Turner Redmon;

a brother-in-law, Malcolm Petty; two sisters-in-law, Helen Nally and Linda Petty Turner

Survivors include: one daughter Judy Reliford and husband David of Columbia, KY

And one son: Nathan Jennings and wife Linda of Columbia, KY

Four grandsons:  Brett (Heather) Reliford, Andrew (Bethany) Reliford, Eric (Alexis) Jennings, Timothy (Julie) Jennings

Four great-grandchildren: Langston and Claire Reliford; Case and Jay Luke Jennings

Three step- great-grandchildren: Brady, Jaidon, Kylie Spires all of Columbia, KY

Two sisters:  Nancy (Winfrey) Burton of Columbia, KY;  Dency Upton of Bowling Green, KY

One brother: Larry (Cathy) Turner of Columbia, KY

A sister-in-law: Joyce Foster Turner and one brother-in-law:  Bobby Redmon both of Columbia, KY

Also survived by a host of nieces, nephews and friends

Funeral service:  Wednesday, August 8, 2018 at 2:00 PM at Antioch United Methodist Church

3422 Wheeler Hill Road, Columbia, KY

Clergy officiating; Rev. Troy Elmore

Interment in the Antioch Cemetery

The family request visiting after 3:00 PM on Tuesday at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home  and on

Wednesday from 6:00 AM until 11:30 AM at the funeral home and after 12 noon at the Antioch United Methodist Church

Expressions of sympathy are suggested to Antioch Church, % Connie Scott, 21 Weed-Sparksville Road, Columbia, KY  42728

or Adair High School Fellowship of Christian Athletes, 526 Indian Drive, Columbia, KY   42728  

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home in charge of funeral arrangements.  


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August 7, 2018

3:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home
210 Greensburg Street
Columbia, KY 42728

24 Hour Viewing
August 8, 2018

12:00 PM
Antioch United Methodist Church
3422 Wheeler Hill Road
Columbia, KY 42728

Funeral Service
August 8, 2018

2:00 PM
Antioch United Methodist Church
3422 Wheeler Hill Road
Columbia, KY 42728


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