It is with regret we announce the passing of Mrs. Rebecca Elaine Waid Bevill, age 84, of Fayetteville, TN. Elaine was born on April 6, 1936 in Lincoln County, TN to the late Floyd Holman and Sarah Kathleen Buntley Waid. Mrs. Bevill passed away on November 20, 2020 at Lincoln Medical Center.
Mrs. Bevill was a member of Fayetteville First Baptist Church. She owned and operated the Record Gallery in Fayetteville, and worked in sales and administration for the Elk Valley Times, Lincoln County Courthouse, and Cato’s.
Survivors include her sons, Waid (Donna) Ray of Collierville, TN, and Kirt (Renee) Ray of Fayetteville; granddaughter, Lauren (Richard) Easter of Chattanooga, TN; and one great-granddaughter, Charlotte, on the way. In addition to her parents, Elaine was preceded in death by her husband, Robert L. Bevill; and a sister, Margaret Waid Taylor.
A private burial service was held at Riverview Memorial Gardens with Dr. Jon Hathcock officiating. Memorials may be made to the Fayetteville First Baptist Church, P.O. Box 623, Fayetteville, TN 37334.
Higgins Funeral Home is honored to be serving the family of Mrs. Rebecca Elaine Waid Bevill.