Vivian E. Baty

Vivian E. Baty

Vivian E. Baty, age 88 of Smyrna, TN, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2012.

A native of McMinnville, TN, she was preceded in death by her parents, Kelly and Lucy Stuman Hennessee; husband, William "Bill" Roy Baty; son, Keith "Butch" Elton Baty; two sisters and four brothers.

Funeral services will be held Saturday at 12 Noon, at the Woodfin Funeral Chapel in Smyrna. Brother W.D. Thomason will officiate. Burial will follow in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Baty is survived by her daughter, Dawn (Clayton) Taylor of McMinnville; son, William (LeeAnn) Kelly Baty of WV; daughter, Lucy Baty of Smyrna and daughter, Cindi (Alex) Hakala; seven grandchildren; several great- grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews.

Mrs. Baty was a member of LifePoint Church and was a homemaker.

Family will serve as Pallbearers.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to .

Visitation with the family will be Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m., at Woodfin Funeral Chapel in Smyrna,

(615) 459-3254. Online condolences can be made at

Funeral Home

Woodfin Chapel, Smyrna
1488 LASCASSAS PIKE Smyrna, TN 37167

Published in The Daily News Journal on Jan. 5, 2012