Rafie Helen Petty, 89, of Marshall, died Sunday, Oct. 21, 2012, at the Living Center in Marshall.
No services will be held. Memorials may be made to Fitzgibbon-Mary Montgomery Hospice in care of Campbell-Lewis Funeral Home and an online register book is available at www.campbell-lewis.com.
Born March 6, 1923, in Blue Lick, she was the daughter of the late Benjamin Harrison Carson and Artie Lillian Walbourn Carson. On May 10, 1944, in Marshall, she married Alva (Cotten) Petty, who preceded her in death on April 9, 1973. She was a lifelong resident of Saline County, a cook for many years at EE Restaurant and a homemaker. She was a member of Blue Lick Union Church.
Survivors include one son, Charles H. (Chuck) Petty; one daughter, Beverly Ann Petty, both of Marshall; and one grandson, Donald Paul Petty.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband and two brothers, Junior Carson and her twin, Raphael Carson.
Additional information provided per family recompense.