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Luzella "Lucy" Stinnett

March 4, 1955 — February 3, 2020

Luzella “Lucy” Stinnett, 64, a resident of Delano, passed away peacefully on Monday, February 3, 2020 at home surrounded by her loving family.

Ms. Stinnett was a member at Welcome Valley Baptist Church. She worked at People Helping People. Lucy loved caring for her beloved pets and loved spending time with her family. She had a big heart for others.

She was preceded in death by her parents, William A. and Mildred Ardenia Stinnett; siblings, Ruth Powers, Carl Stinnett and Alvin Stinnett.

Survivors include the love of her life, Teofilo Joe Rodriguez; loving children, Crystal (Jeremiah) Shelton, Will (Jackie Davidson) Dixson, Jeremy (Suzanne) Dixson, Chris (Johanna) Dixson, Anthony Jarrell, and Brianna (Jason) Maldonado; several beloved grandchildren including the 4 that Joe and her were raising, Chloe Cowart, Cooper Cowart, Anthony Keith, Marianna Jarrell; siblings, Jerry Stinnett, Guinn (Brenda) Stinnett, Ray Stinnett, and Edith (Willard) Jones; sisters-in-law, Linda Stinnett, and Maria Swafford; several nieces, nephews, and in-laws also survive.

A Celebration of Life service will be conducted at 7:00 p.m. on Wednesday, February 5, 2020 in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with Pastor Carl Haulk officiating.

Her family will receive friends from 5:00 -7:00 p.m. on Wednesday prior to the service at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may be shared with the Stinnett family at

Arrangements have been entrusted to Higgins Funeral Home of Benton.  (423) 338-2834

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Celebration of Life

Wednesday, February 5, 2020

Starts at 7:00 pm (Eastern time)

Higgins Funeral Home

6439 US-411, Benton, TN 37307

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