Lillie Velma Roaten Jarrett, 80, passed away on Thursday, November 19, 2020 at North MS Medical Center in Tupelo. She was born March 31, 1940 in New Albany to the late William Counsel and Laura Lee Hall Roaten. She was a retired bookkeeper and a homemaker. She enjoyed Facebook and connecting with others who enjoyed her hobbies of crafting, sewing and ceramics. She was a faithful member of Martin Baptist Church and loved helping others. Visitation will be on Tuesday, November 24, 2020 from 1:00p.m. until service time at 2:00p.m. at United Funeral Service with Bro. Andy Russell and Bro. Caleb Willard officiating. Burial will be at Keownville Cemetery. She is survived by her husband of over sixty years, Charles Jarrett of New Albany; one daughter, Wanda Hunsucker (Tripp Carter) of Memphis, TN; one son, Gary Jarrett (Sheryl) of Lincoln, MO; one sister, Dot Metts of New Albany; two brothers, Robert Roaten and Gene Roaten; five grandchildren: April Fruits (Brian), Jonathan Hunsucker (Brian Glunt), Brandon Jarrett (Jenny Bryant), Ryan Jarrett (Cailie Carlile) and Lauren Olson (George); and three great grandchildren: Bella Dykes, Charlotte Dykes and Nora Jane Olson. United Funeral Service is honored to be entrusted with these arrangements. For online condolences and guest registry, please visit

Recommended for you

(0) entries

Sign the guestbook.

Thank you for helping us ensure the comments are appropriate and encouraging. If you feel that this comment is not helpful, please report it by clicking the link in the comment.