Erin Michelle Petty, 31, of Kelso, passed away on Saturday (Feb. 9, 2019). Ms. Petty was born on Jan. 29, 1988 in Huntsville, Ala., to Jerry Eugene Petty and Mona Gayle Light Petty. She was a 2006 graduate of Lincoln County High School and a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her sister, Heather Petty of Kelso; special nieces, Kiana and Alyssa Petty; maternal grandparents, Delano and Betty Light of Kelso; aunts and uncles, Thomas (Carolyn) Petty of Scottsboro, Ala., Lawrence Petty of Gurley, Ala., Steve (Gina) Petty of Hazel Green, Ala., Elaine Cash of Hazel Green, Ala., Renee (Rickey) Price of Kelso and Becky (Keith) Christa of Kelso; special great-aunt, Marie Towery of Huntsville, Ala.; and numerous loving cousins. She was preceded in death by her paternal grandparents, Thomas and Mattie Petty; aunts, Jean Elmore and Lynn Wright; and uncle, William “Sonny” Allen Petty. Visitation with the family will be held from 5 until 8 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 14, at Higgins Funeral Home. Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, Feb. 15, at Higgins Funeral Home with Bro. Chester Slayton officiating. Burial will follow in Campbell Cemetery. Honorary pallbearers will be Keith, Caleb, Joshua and Ryan Christa. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Fayetteville Animal Shelter, 1718 Pulaski Hwy., Fayetteville, TN 37334. Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family.

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