Nicki Lee Everett

Nicki Lee Everett, 71, died Thursday, Dec. 24, 2020, at the Arkansas Valley Regional Medical Center in La Junta, Colo.

Born in Las Animas, Colo., she was the daughter of the late Don Gardener and Mary Katheryn Quinn Dimmitt. Nicki was a security officer and retired from the TVA - Watts Bar Nuclear Plant in 2010. She was also a former Dayton City Police Officer; the first female officer in that department. Nicki was an active member of the Wolf Creek Fire Department. She enjoyed auctions, quilting and crocheting. Nicki was of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her brother Scott, Dimmitt.

Survivors include her husband of 53 years, Billy Everett of Spring City; daughters, Lisa (Donnie) Ward and Katy (Robert) Garrison, both of Evensville, and Michelle Ann (David) Blakley of Spring City; stepsister, Joanne Basler of Boulder, Colo.; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 7, 2021, at Spring City Cemetery with Rev. Milton Knox officiating. Due to the Covid-19 pandemic, masks will be required. There will be no public visitation.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wolf Creek Fire Department, 4793 Wolf Creek Road, Spring City, TN 37381.

Vaughn Funeral Home in Spring City is in charge of arrangements. Visit www.vaughn-funeral-home.com to share memories and condolences with the family of Nicki Lee Everett.