OBITUARY SUBMITTED BY:
306 South Main Street, P.O. Box 2189, Benton, AR
Rebecca Lynn (Becky) McAtee
Published: February 14, 2013
Rebecca Lynn (Becky) McAtee, 63, of Benton passed away Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at Arkansas Hospice in Little Rock. She was born October 15, 1949 in Charleston, W.Va. to Peggy Frances Thompson and the late Gordon William Thompson.
Mrs. McAtee received a Bachelors Degree in Medical Technology from West Virginia University and worked at St. Vincent's as a medical technologist. She was a member of Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church where she served as a Eucharistic Minister and Sacristan and was a member of The Daughters of Charity.
She is survived by her husband of 40 years, John W. McAtee of Benton; one daughter, Christina L. McAtee of Benton; mother, Peggy Thompson of Charleston, W.Va.; one brother, John Thompson of Tallassee, Ala., and many loving brothers-in-law, sisters-in-law, nieces, nephews, other relatives, and friends.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, February 15, 2013 at Our Lady of Fatima Catholic Church in Benton with Father Joseph Egimofor and Father Bill Elser officiating. Interment will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Little Rock.
A Rosary service will be held at 6 p.m. on Thursday evening, February 14th at Roller-Ballard Funeral Home (315-4047) with a time of visitation to follow. Online guestbook www.rollerfuneralhomes.com/ballard.