Rebecca "Becky" Ann Clarkson PDF Print
Sunday, 15 December 2013 09:53

Rebecca "Becky" Ann Clarkson, 56, of  Tompkinsville, KY passed away Saturday, December 14th, at Vanderbilt University Hospital, in Nashville, TN.

Becky was born in Lebanon, IN on September 3, 1957, a daughter of the late Jean (Cloyd) and James Addison Rhoton.

On March 24, 1975, in Celina, TN she married, Gary  Clarkson, who precedes her in death.

For 17 years she worked for the Monroe County Board of Education. During this time she worked as a teachers aid and then as a lunchroom cashier at Monroe County Middle School.

Becky is survived by a daughter and son in law, Casey and Patrick Collins; and a son and daughter-in-law, Cary and Lindsey Clarkson, all of Tompkinsville, KY. Four grandsons; Caden Clarkson, Weston Collins, Lane Collins and Cohen Clarkson.

Becky is also survived by five sisters, Kim Scott, of Tompkinsville, KY; Sondra Turner, of Tompkinsville, KY; Terri Shipley, of Indiana; Tondra Owens, of Florida; Vicky  Wilson, of Indiana. and two brothers, Jimmy Rhoton, of Indiana and Billy Rhoton, of Glasgow, KY;

Funeral Services will be held at Yokley Trible Funeral Home on Monday, December 16, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. Visitation is Sunday after 2:00 P.M. and Monday 6:00 A.M.-1:00 P.M.  at Yokley Trible Funeral Home. Burial is in Bethlehem Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to Mud Lick Fire Department or Bethlehem Cemetery.


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