Otha H. Proffitt

Sep. 04, 2013 @ 11:55 PM

Otha H. Proffitt, age 86 of Sevierville, passed away Wednesday, September 4, 2013. She was retired from Wagner’s after 25 years of service, and then worked for McDonalds for 11 years where she greeted customers and made many friends. She was of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Newt and Dessie Howard; son, Lynn Proffitt; sister, Rue Styles; brothers, Turner Howard and Sam Howard

Her survivors include: Sons: Michael Proffitt, Marty Proffitt and wife Judy; Daughter: Janice Lindsey and husband Don; Daughter-in-law: Betty Proffitt; Grandchildren: Letisha Hall and husband Tony, Trevor Proffitt and wife Samantha, Chelsea Proffitt, Kayla Proffitt; Great grandchildren: Lindsey Hall, Emily Hall and Maggie Mae Proffitt; Many special nieces and nephews; Special friends: Brenda Williams, Brenda Eyler.

The family will receive friends 3-5 PM Saturday at Atchley Funeral Home, Sevierville. Family and friends will meet 2PM Sunday in Howard’s View Cemetery for graveside service and interment. Arrangements by Atchley Funeral Home.