“I have fought a good fight; I have finished the race; I have kept the faith. Now there is in store for me, the crown of righteousness, which the Lord, the righteous judge, will award me on that day…. and not only me but also to all who have longed for His appearing.” II Timothy 4: 7-8
Rana Dugger Trivette, 92, of Butler, went home to be with her Lord on Wednesday, March 27, 2013, from Morristown-Hamblen Healthcare System, following an extended illness.
Ms. Trivette was a native of Carter County and the daughter of the late Martha Jane Dugger. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Peggy Henson; three brothers, Wheeler Hicks, Breamer Dugger and Earl Dugger; and four sisters, Ethel Lambert, Sylvia Harmon, Flossie Baird and Stella Ward.
Ms. Trivette retired from Blue Ridge Shoe Company as an assembly worker and was a member of Piney Grove Church of Christ in the Poga Community.
Survivors include a daughter, Martha Glenda Kay Brush and husband Richard, Morristown, Tenn.; a son, Boyd Trivette and wife Donnis, Butler, Tenn.; five grandchildren, Sheila Loudermilk and husband Mike, Lisa Brush, Heather Brush Hawkins and husband John, Todd Trivette and wife Beverly and Eric Trivette; two great-grandchildren, Justin Loudermilk and Jake Trivette; a son-in-law, Charles Henson, Elizabethton; a sister, Selma Dugger, Butler; several nieces and nephews, to include special nephews, Ricky Harmon and Dewey Dugger; and special nieces, Barbara Nunley, Arbeulah Lambert, Shelby Lunceford and Margaret Ward.
The funeral service for Ms. Trivette will be conducted at noon Saturday, March 30, at the Piney Grove Church of Christ with Pastor Dean Estep and Pastor Steve Hilmon officiating. The graveside service will follow in the Piney Grove Church of Christ Cemetery. The family will receive friends on Friday, March 29, from 5 to 7 p.m. at Tetrick Funeral Home in Elizabethton. Active pallbearers will be Justin Loudermilk, Jake Trivette, Dexter Lunceford, Richard Lunceford, Danny Lunceford and Ricky Harmon. Honorary pallbearers will be Charles Henson, Richard Brush, Mike Loudermilk, John Hawkins, Todd Trivette, Eric Trivette, Dean Estep, Michael Nunley, Carrol Clawson, Dennis Clawson, Carl Cable, Ben Greene, Timmy Ward, Brett Ward, Allen Stout, Gary Guy and Dr. Ray Lamb. Online condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.tetrickfuneralhome.com and signing the guest book or by fax to (423) 542-9499.
Tetrick Funeral Home, Elizabethton, is serving the Trivette family. Office: (423) 542-2232. Obituary Line: (423) 543-4917.