Rita Carol Bevins, age 59, died Sunday, July 14th, 2019, at her home in Dandridge, TN, after a brave battle with cancer.
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Rita was born February 24th, 1960, in Pikeville, Kentucky to Glen and Ethelene Coleman.
She was a member of Muddy Creek Freewill Baptist Church, and worked various jobs in banking, insurance, and radio. Rita enjoyed hunting for antiques, gardening, and spending time with her family and friends.
Rita is survived by her loving and devoted husband, Steve Bevins; sons, Kevin Sword (Alyson) and Shannon Sword; seven grandchildren; sister Nedra Scott (Danny), brothers Dale Coleman (Crystal), Doug Coleman (JoAnn), Dexter (Jennifer); and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father; her sister, Barbara; brother, Darrell; and stepson, Stacey Bevins.
The family will accept friends at Thacker Memorial Funeral Home in Pikeville, KY., Wednesday, July 17, 2019, beginning at 6:00 PM. Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 11:00 AM at Thacker Memorial Funeral Home. Entombment will follow at Annie E. Young Cemetery in the J.U. Thacker Mausoleum. Muddy Creek Free Will Baptist Ministers will officiate all services for Rita.
Pallbearers will be Rita’s nephews.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to
Smokey Mountain Home Health & Hospice
PO Box 754
Newport, TN. 37822