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Polly Mae Wyatt dies at 79



Polly Mae Hall Wyatt, 79, of Columbus, Ind., died September 12 at Columbus Regional Hospital.

Born in Mayking, she was a daughter of the late Josh and Hennie Ritter Craft Hall. In her younger years, in Neon, she met and married Robert Webb. Later on, in Columbus, Ind., she married the Rev. Kenneth Wyatt and he preceded her in death in 2006.

For more than 30 years, Mrs. Wyatt was a member of Columbus General Baptist Church. She was a great woman of faith and her family and church were her life.

She enjoyed canning, cooking, and feeding people. She especially enjoyed sitting at her kitchen table talking to anyone who would stop in. She was also a fan of both the Pacers and the Colts.

A private funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m., Monday, September 21, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home in Columbus, Ind., with the Rev. Bobby Neal officiating. Calling will be 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday and one hour prior to the service Monday. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus, Ind.

In lieu of flowers donations can be made to Jewell- Rittman Family Funeral Home to help with final expenses.

Due to the global pandemic, the family requires that all attendees wear masks and respect social distancing guidelines.

Survivors include her sons, Robby Webb and wife Teresa, David Denton and wife Joyce, Charlie Wyatt, and Steve Wyatt, all of Columbus, Ind., and Jeff Carpenter of Horse Cave; daughters, Brigitte Huddleston and husband Doug of Elizabethtown, Ind., Lisa Anderson and husband Allen of Deputy, Ind., and Lori Webb, Janice Ford and Daphne Sturgill, all of Columbus, Ind.; a brother, Bill Hall of Mayking; and sisters, Inis Carpenter and husband Leon of Ocoee, Fla., Melvina Piper and husband Dale of Elizabethtown, Ind., and Alice Maggard and husband Scott of Mayking; 20 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Rondell Wyatt and Jimmy Wyatt; two brothers, Bryce Baker and Sylvan Baker; a grandchild, and three great-grandchildren.

You are invited to view her video tribute, light a virtual candle, and send a message to the family via the funeral home website, www.jewellrittman.com.

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