Dorothy Rhea Wise

Monday, March 11, 2019

Dorothy Rhea Wise, 79, of Antioch, died March 6, 2019, at her daughter’s residence in Lewisburg.

Ms. Wise was a native of Smith County, the daughter of the late Oakley and Gladys Holmes Knight. She was a manager in retail before retirement and was of the Baptist faith.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Wilma Wauford, and a brother, Ebby Knight. She is survived by two daughters, Deborah Johnson of Lewisburg and Beverley (Robbie) Young of McEwen; two sons, Walter Dale (Bonnie) Yates of Columbia and Tommy (Sandra) Yates of Antioch; one sister, Shirley Yates of Chapel Hill; ten grandchildren and nineteen great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be conducted on Saturday, March 16, 2019, at 1 p.m. at the Faith Baptist Church in Santa Fe, Tn.

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.