Joy Dean Baggett Cheatwood, 85, of Ringgold, went home to be with her Lord and Savior on Friday, January 1, 2021. She was a lifelong resident of the North Georgia area and was of the Baptist faith. She was previously employed with Peerless Woolen Mills, Rossville Mills as well as Synthetic Industries for more than 20 years before finishing her career at Walmart after more than 20 years of service. She was a loving and devoted mother, grandmother and great grandmother that will be truly missed by all who knew her. She was preceded in death by her parents, Grady & Clara Williams Baggett; brother, Benard Baggett and the father of her children, Jim Cheatwood.