Obituary: Marvolyn Ann Liggett

Wednesday, February 9, 2011

Marvolyn Ann Liggett, 80, of Smyrna, formerly of Lewisburg, passed away on Saturday, Feb. 5, 2011, at Middle Tennessee Medical Center.

A native of Marshall County, she was the daughter of the late Eddie Marvin Pruitt and Maggie Shaw Pruitt. She was a former employee of Heil Quaker Corporation as an office manager and was a member of the Presbyterian faith.

Mrs. Liggett was predeceased by her parents and one sister, Richie Dean Patterson.

Survivors include her husband of 61 years, Robert Ellis Liggett of Smyrna; one daughter, Deborah Liggett Mealer of Murfreesboro; one son, Ray Liggett of Nashville; three grandchildren, Amanda Peck, Rebecca Smeltzer, and Jeremy Mealer; and four great-grandchildren.

Funeral services for Mrs. Liggett were conducted on Tuesday, Feb. 8, from the chapel of Bills McGaugh Funeral Home, followed by burial in Lone Oak Cemetery with Jeff Eason officiating.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to The American Heart Association, P.O. Box 840692 Dallas, TX 75284-0692.

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