Kathleen “Kitty” Jett, 87, of Fort Valley, passed away Thursday, May 29, 2014 at her home. The funeral will be held Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Antioch Church of the Brethren in Woodstock. Reverend George Bowers will officiate. Burial will follow in Sunset View Memorial Gardens in Woodstock. The family will receive friends Monday from 7-8 p.m. at the church.
Mrs. Jett was born March 15, 1927 in Fort Valley, daughter of the late Beulah E. Huffman Jett and Walter Nathaniel Jett. She retired from Blue Bell Mfg. after 35 years and was a member of Antioch Church. She was a long time quilter. She was preceded in death by brothers and sister, Elmer “Mose” Jett, Everett Jett, Lucy Mae “Peggy” Faulkiner, Walter E. “Pete” Jett, and Rodger Jett.
Kitty is survived by her son, Harold L. Jett of Woodstock; brother, Jesse E. Jett and wife Druicilla Jett of Woodstock; sister, Frances Jean “Sis” Johnson and husband Lawrence Johnson of Stephens City; two grandchildren, Shawnda and Kathleen; two great grandchildren, Alashia and Shylen and numerous nieces and nephews.
Pallbearers will be nephews, Ronnie Jett, Timmy Jett, Raymond Jett, Walter Jett, Jeff Jett, Keith Jett, Roy Johnson and Jimmy Johnson.
Memorial contributions may be made to Blue Ridge Hospice, 333 West Cork Street, Winchester, VA 22601.