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Dorothy Rhea (Knight) Wise

March 6, 2019
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Dorothy Rhea Wise, age 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 two sisters, Wilma Wauford, and Lucille Smith, 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, sister, Shirley Yates of Chapel Hill.  Ten grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren also survive.

Memorial services will be conducted on March 16, 2019 at 1:00 p.m. at the Faith Baptist Church,5729 Snow Creek Road in Santa Fe, TN

London Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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