Mrs. Rosa Lee Somerton, age 61, of Waverly, Tennessee, passed away December 4, 2022 at her home in Waverly, TN. Rosa was born on March 14, 1961 in Oliver Springs, Tennessee to Lighe Braden and Elsie Patton Braden. Rosa was a homemaker. She was a wise lady and she believed in being your best, authentic, true self.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Mike Somerton; ex-husband, Lee Potter; five daughters, Rhonda Eubanks (Kenneth), Michelle Somerton, Sarah Somerton (Koby Johnson), Abigail Somerton (Mike Finto), Elsie Potter (Ace Henshaw); Step-daughter, Rebecca Somerton; Adopted Daughter, Belinda Granito; three sons, Jason Potter, DeWayne Potter, Thomas Somerton (Savannah Byrd); step-son, Michael Somerton; two sisters, Connie Duncan and Vickie Duncan and daughter-in-law, Amber Breeden Potter.
She also leaves thirteen grandchildren, Hailey Moss, Megan Melton, Noah Melton, Isaiah Melton, Emily Melton, Jayme Potter, Bethany Potter, Jason Potter, Jr., Colten Potter, Elizabeth Dickson, Damian Dickson, Ryan Eubanks, Elizabeth Eubanks and three great-grandchildren, Damien Moss, Adalynn Grace, and Hudson Earl-Wayne.
She is preceded in death by her parents, Lighe and Elise Braden; 5 brothers, Donnie Mancini, Ronnie Mancini, Chuck Braden, Ralph Braden, and Charles Braden; and her sister, Reba Patterson.
Visitation for Rosa Somerton will be at Luff-Bowen Funeral Home in Waverly on Wednesday, December 7, 2022, beginning at 10 AM until the service at 1 PM. Interment will be at Somerton Family Cemetery in Waverly.