Reba Joyce Flatt
Funeral services for Mrs. Reba Joyce Flatt, 80, of Cookeville, were held at 12 noon, Saturday, January 16, 2021, from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home of Livingston with Bro. Luke Wilken officiating. Burial followed in Stewart Cemetery in Putnam County.
Mrs. Flatt passed from this life Wednesday, January 13, 2021, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.
Reba was a member of Bussell Church of Christ. She was loved by her family and was very special to them. She loved meeting and talking to people, that is what made her a great Avon sales lady. She sure will be missed.
Born September 22, 1940, she was the daughter of the late Earnest and Ocia (Rice) Burgess.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Flatt; two sisters, Ruby Helms and Ruthie Boyd; two brothers, Dillon Burgess and Dean Burgess; and a great niece, Ryan Cole.
Survivors include a daughter, Phyllis Kilgore and husband Matthew; two granddaughters, Kendria and Laney Kilgore; two grandsons, Billy Tucker and wife Chelsea and Seth Kilgore and wife Whitlee; four great grandchildren, Ava, Cash, and Sadie Tucker, and Mattie Kilgore; a brother, Wayne Burgess; a sister, Cleo Cole; 10 nieces and nephews, Stan and Greg Cole, David Helms, Pat Taylor, Debbie Martin, Amy Jenkins, Roberta Burgess, Pam Kozlowski, Robert Burgess, Barbra Burgess Banner; a host of great nieces, and nephews; and a host of other family and friends.
Pallbearers were Billy Tucker, Seth Kilgore, Matthew Kilgore, Greg Cole, Stan Cole, and Kenny Taylor.
Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home. (C)