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Novella Britt

Novella Britt, 83, of Dayton, died Sunday, December 9, 2012. She was of the Baptist faith.

Britt was preceded in death by her husband, Sam Britt; and brother, Tommy Pelfrey.

Survivors include her daughter, Shirley Riggs of Pikeville; two grandchildren, Angie (Thomas) Swafford of Pikeville and Tim Riggs of Dayton; three great-grandchildren Jessy and D.J. Riggs, and McKenna Swafford; one great-great-grandson, Oaklee Woolfrom; niece Jan Leeman and nephew John Pelfrey.

Services were held Tuesday at 5:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Bro. Tim WIlkey officiating. A private burial will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Ogden Baptist Church, 264 Farnsworth Lane, Dayton, TN 37321.

Online condolences can be made at

Arrangements were made by Putnam-Reed Funeral Home in Pikeville.

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