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Bessie Jordan Cornett

Bessie Jordan Cornett, age 90, Unicoi, died Monday, Nov. 5, 2012, at the Center on Aging and Health in Erwin. She was born in Unicoi County to the late Dave and Mary Elizabeth Campbell Sneyd.
Mrs. Cornett was a retired seamstress with Industrial Garment and was a faithful member of Erwin Presbyterian Church.
Other than her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Paul Cornett and daughter: Wanda Jordan.
Survivors include a daughter: Zula Davis and husband, Ron; one granddaughter: Tracy Luttrell and husband, Andy; two great-grandsons: Bryce Luttrell and Owen Luttrell, all of Maryville; special niece: Kathy Stevens, Elizabethton; three sisters: Myrtle Roberts, Elizabethton, Gladys Stout, Hampton, and Caroline Stevens, Johnson City; two brothers: Pleasy Sneyd, Limestone Cove, Carl Sneyd and wife Thelma, Johnson City and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside service will be held at noon, Wednesday, Nov. 7, in Roselawn Memorial Park. The Rev. Patricia Willard will officiate.
There will be no formal visitation.
In lieu of flowers, those wishing to make charitable contributions in memory of Bessie may do so to the Erwin Presbyterian Church, 105 N. Elm Ave., Erwin, TN 37650.
Online condolences, photos and memories may be shared with the Cornett family through a complimentary, interactive Book of Memories at
Unicoi Funeral Home is in charge.