Violette, an artist, is the younger of Petty’s two daughters from his 22-year marriage to Jane Benyo. His elder daughter, Adria, is a film director.
In her posts, Violette shared how, as soon as she received the call to go to the hospital, she grabbed a special memento that Petty had made for her when she was younger.
“My dad had matching stage clothes made for me as a kid,” she shared along with a photo of the black jacket. “This jacket still fits me made by glen Palmer from granny takes a trip when I got the call to come to the hospital I grabbed this jacket and I'm still wearing it.”