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Janette Anderson Wyatt

February 1, 1949 ~ January 7, 2024 (age 74) 74 Years Old

Janette Wyatt Obituary

For Janette Anderson Wyatt, 74, faith became sight on January 7th, 2024. A native Knoxvillian, she was a longtime member of Central Baptist Church of Fountain City and a graduate of Central High School. She received her bachelor’s and master’s degrees from the University of Tennessee and served as an educator in Knoxville Schools for over 30 years. After retiring, she and her husband relocated to Middle Tennessee to be near their beloved grandchildren. There they found a loving, supportive community at First Baptist Church of Murfreesboro. Janette was preceded in death by parents Richard and Valda Anderson and her husband of 52 years, Jimmy Wyatt. She is survived by daughters, Stephanie Wyatt (Adam Brett), Emily Humphries (Andrew), grandchildren Nora Beth and Jacob Humphries, brother David Anderson (Ivy), and their children Whitney and Clay Anderson. Visitation will be Sunday, January 14th from 2:00–4:00pm at Central Baptist Church, Fountain City (5364 N Broadway, Knoxville) followed by a service at 4pm. The burial will be Monday, January 15th at 11am at Lynnhurst Cemetery (2300 W Adair Dr., Knoxville). Arrangements by Gentry-Griffey (5301 Fountain Rd., Knoxville, 865–689–4481). In lieu of flowers, please make donations in memory of Janette to CBCFC. Gentry Griffey Funeral Chapel is honored to serve the Wyatt family and invites you to view and sign the online registry.

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Receiving of Friends
January 14, 2024

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Central Baptist Church (Fountain City)

Funeral Service
January 14, 2024

4:00 PM
Central Baptist Church (Fountain City)

Graveside Service
January 15, 2024

11:00 AM
Lynnhurst Cemetery
2300 Adair Drive
Knoxville, TN 37918


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