Rosey Leigh Thigpen, age 64, a resident of Lawrenceburg, passed away Saturday, July 17, 2021, at NHC Lawrenceburg.
A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, July 27, 2021, at 6:00 PM at First Baptist Church in St. Joseph, Tennessee with David Byrd officiating. A visitation will also be held on July 27th from 4:00 – 6:00 PM at the church. Heritage Funeral Home in Columbia, Tennessee is assisting the family with arrangements.
A native of Lawrence County, Rosey was born on June 20, 1957, and was the daughter of the late Charles Roy Kelley and the late Lurla B. Dotson Kelley. A Christian woman and loving mother and grandmother, Rosey will be deeply missed by those who knew and loved her.
She is survived by her pride and joy, her son, Tyler (Katherine) Thigpen of Killen, AL, brothers, Michael Kelley of St. Joseph, TN, Larry (Brenda) Kelley of Iron City, TN, and precious grandchildren, Lilly, Connor, and Everett Thigpen.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her siblings, Alma Jo Wilson, Calvin Kelley, Carlos Kelley, James Carl Kelley, Mary Ann Nelms, and sister-in-law, Linda Kay Kelley.