Obituary for Hattie Marie Tickle (Rife)
Mrs. Hattie Marie Rife Tickle, age 81, of Honaker, Virginia, passed away Thursday (January 17, 2013) in a Lebanon, Virginia hospital. Born October 23, 1931 in Buchanan County, Virginia, she was a daughter of the late William Bill and Mary Rachel Mullins Rife. A lifelong resident of the area, she was a member of the Honaker Church of God. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, David Daniel Tickle, two sons, Ronnie Eugene Tickle and David Wayne Tickle, and four brothers, Clarence, Sherman, Earnest, and Gilbert Rife.
Survivors include daughters, Darlene Crabtree and husband, Kelvin and Sharon Hubbard and husband, Willis all of Honaker, and Naomi Hagerman and husband, Jeff of Mocksville, North Carolina; step-daughter, Rita Matherly of Knoxville, Tennessee; seven grandchildren, Lisa Thomas and husband Scottie, Melissa McGlothlin and husband, Rocky, Janette Comer and husband, Rob, Pam Munsey and husband, Tim, Brian Hubbard, Nick Hubbard and wife, Maggie, and Jonathan Hagerman; five sisters, Tennessee White and Patty Nichols both of Newport News, Virginia, Emma Childress of Tecumseh, Michigan, Betty Moore of Huntsville, Alabama, June Stiltner of Jewell Ridge; one brother, Roger Rife of Bristol, Tennessee; eleven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.
Funeral services were conducted at 2:00 PM Sunday in the Honaker Funeral Home Chapel, Honaker, Virginia with Pastor Larry Brooks and Rev. Harless Hess officiating. Interment will follow in Greenhills Memory Gardens at Claypool Hill, Virginia.
Pallbearers were Koty Thomas, Koby Thomas, Scottie Thomas, Rocky McGlothlin, Rob Comer, Brian Hubbard, Nick Hubbard, and Tim Munsey.
Honorary pallbearers were Jonathan Hagerman and Dylan Cox.
Honaker Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.