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Willie K. Lightfoot

December 22, 1927 — June 14, 2012

Willie Katherine (Griffin) Lightfoot, 84, a lifelong resident of Benton, passed away Thursday, June 14, 2012 at McMinn Memorial Nursing Home. She was a member of Old Ocoee Baptist Church of Benton. She was preceded in death by her husband: Rollin Lightfoot, daughter: Linda Faye Lightfoot, her parents: Atla and Nancy Wiley Griffin, and three brothers and two sisters. She is survived by a daughter: Nancy Hinkle and husband Dale of Madisonville, son: Ronnie and wife Annie Lightfoot of Benton, three sisters-in-law: Pat Griffin of Atlanta, Bea Rodgers of Cleveland, and Pat Griffin of Point Orange, FL, brother-in-law: David Ogle of Daytona Beach, FL and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 P.M. Friday, June 15, 2012 in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with the Reverend W. L. Shipman and Reverend Harold Firestone officiating. Interment will be Saturday, June 16 at 11:00 A.M. at Brock Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 5 to 7 Friday, June 15, 2012 at the funeral home prior to the service. We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Lightfoot family guestbook at
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Saturday, June 16, 2012

5:00 - 7:00 am (Eastern time)

Higgins Funeral Home

6439 US-411, Benton, TN 37307

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