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Billy Wayne Winsett

February 4, 1949 - September 6, 2019
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Funeral service for Mr. Billy Wayne Winsett, age 70, of Petersburg, TN, will be conducted Tuesday September 10, 2019 at 2 PM at Fayetteville First Baptist Church With Dr. Jon Hathcock and Rev. Jim Mike Ward officiating. Burial will follow in Talley Cemetery. Visitation with the family will be from 5-8 PM Monday September 9, 2019 at Higgins Funeral Home and from 12 PM – 2 PM Tuesday September 10, 2019 at Fayetteville First Baptist Church.

Mr. Winsett was born February 4, 1949 in Bedford County, TN to the late Wayne D. and Mary Warren Winsett. He was a member of the Fayetteville First Baptist Church where he served as Facilities Manager. He was retired from Eaton Corp. in Shelbyville, TN, and was a veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps.

Survivors include his wife of 51 years Gwen Wells Winsett; children Wendy (Jeff) Brown, Keith (Lisa) Winsett, grandchildren Whitney and Cody Winsett (fiance Erin Bergman) Hunter Brown, Carrington (Josh) Bush , McKenna and Eli Brown. Sister Linda(William) Ellis. Mr. Winsett was preceded in death by his parents.

Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mr. Billy Wayne Winsett.

Schedule of Services
  • Visitation
  • Date: September 9, 2019
    Time: 5:00 PM - 8:00 PM
  • Service
  • Date: September 10, 2019
    Time: 2:00 PM