Annelle Bockman Jett, 81 of Sparta, passed away Jan. 15, 2017, at Life Care Center of Sparta. Mrs. Jett was born Aug. 2, 1936, in Sparta, to Bailey Bockman and Christine Jarvis Bockman. She worked in the White County educational system for over 25 years, most notably at White County High School. She was a lifetime member of the First Presbyterian Church of Sparta. Mrs. Jett enjoyed swimming, singing, traveling, making crafts, and putting together jigsaw puzzles.