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Rebecca Rigsby

Rebecca Bell Harville Rigsby, 93, of Dunlap died in a Pikeville hospital on Saturday, August 11, 2012. She was of the Baptist faith.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Thomas Rigsby; sons, George Rigsby, John Burton Rigsby and Leslie Rigsby; daughter, Mary Lou Johnson; and she was the last of 13 children of the late George and Mary Jane Weeks Harville.

Survivors include four daughters, Martha Skyles, Ann Williams, Wilma Rigsby of Dunlap and Jeweline Croom of Kansas City; son, William Rigsby of Dunlap; 24 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, August 14 in the funeral home chapel. Burial was in Cagle-Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.

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Ewton Funeral Home of Dunlap was in charge of arrangements.

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