Britney Ann Tyson, 16, of Lewisburg, died Tuesday, Feb. 9, 2010, in Vanderbilt Medical Center.
Britney was born on Sept. 22, 1993, on Eglin Air Force Base in Florida. She was the daughter of Ken and Connie Tyson of Lewisburg. She attended Cornersville High School and was in her sophomore year. She was an A student, an FBLA member and she kept the stats for the football team. By her own choice, she was an organ donor.
She was preceded in death by her maternal grandmother, Barbara Biliskov, and paternal grandfather, Don Kenneth Tyson.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by one sister, Nicole Tyson of Malmstrom Air Force Base in Montana; maternal grandfather, Anthony Biliskov of Chicago, Ill.; paternal grandmother, Sherian Angeli of Bloomsburg, Pa.; many aunts and uncles; and extended family and friends.
A memorial service celebrating her life will be conducted at 3:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, from the chapel of London Funeral Home.
The family will have visitation Saturday, following the memorial service, until 8 p.m. at London Funeral Home.