Richard Petty's mother, wife of Lee Petty, dies


Elizabeth Toomes Petty, the wife of NASCAR
champion Lee Petty and mother of NASCAR champion Richard Petty, has
died at the age of 88.

She is survived by sons Richard and Maurice, as well as nine
grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, one great grandchild, two
sisters and two brothers.

Elizabeth Petty died Sunday morning. Private services are being