July 14, 1922 ~ March 31, 2010
Mrs. Mildred "Bootsie"? Britt, 88, 600 Sunset Drive, Johnson City, passed away Wednesday, March 31, 2010 at the Mercy Medical Center, Knoxville after a brief illness. Mrs. Britt was a native and lifelong resident of Johnson City. She was the daughter of the late Burnie and Mable Rush Bennett. In addition to her parents her husband Lawrence V. Britt; one brother, Bill Bennett; one sister, Mary Frances Rose also preceded her in death. Mrs. Britt was a homemaker and a member of Southwestern Baptist Church. Survivors include: three sons, Bob Sams and his wife Glenda of Johnson City, Dan Fleener and his wife Audrey of Dandridge, Tn. and Joey Britt of Knoxville; one daughter, Deborah Ledford of Johnson City; one brother, Jimmy Bennett and his wife Sandy of Johnson City; two sisters, Judy Walker and her husband David of Johnson City and Nancy Kimbrough of Johnson City; three grandchildren, Kristin Epperson, Stacey Greer and Brittney Atkinson; three great grandchildren. The funeral service for Mrs. Mildred "Bootsie"? Britt will be conducted at 8 PM Saturday, April 3, 2010 in the Morris-Baker South Chapel. Rev. Greg Salyer will officiate. The graveside committal service will be conducted at 2 PM Monday, April 5, 2010 in the Mountain Home National Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be: Gene Crowder, Gene Oaks, Jim Miller, Ed McClure, Wayne Livingston and Argil Hunt. Minister, family and friends are requested to meet at the funeral by 1:15 PM Monday to go in procession. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 PM Saturday prior to the service.