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Obituary: Mary Elizabeth Rupe, 81

Mary Elizabeth Rupe, age 81, passed away on Saturday, June 20, 2020, in Houston County Community Hospital in Erin, Tennessee. Mary was born on March 18, 1939, in Topeka, Kansas, to the late Elsie Antonio Rupe and Naomi Juanita Kierns Rupe.

She was a retired assembly worker for Bruce Hardwood Flooring.

She is preceded in death by her parents and 8 brothers and sisters. She is survived by her children, Cynthia Vollstedt, Johnathan Omar Vickers, James Mitchell Vickers, Paul Eugene Vickers, and Deborah Sue Beddingfield and her husband, Troy; brother, Bud Rupe; sisters, Florence Horn and Karen Perez; grandchildren, Amber DeLaine Stokes, Michael Glenn Stokes, Hollie Nicole Vickers, Chelsy Marie Pack; and great-grandchildren, Chase Hedge, Mia Bautista, Angelia Bautista, Armando Stokes, Gabriel Stokes, Katelynn Stokes, Adelynn Stokes, Caspien Stokes, Lachlan Stokes, Nevaeh Vickers, and Stormy.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, June 24, 2020, at 2pm in the Chapel of Cheatham County Funeral Home.

Burial will be in Greenbrier Church of Christ Cemetery in Ashland City, Tennessee. Visitation will be Tuesday, June 23, 2020, from 2pm to 7pm and on Wednesday, June 24th, from 11:00am until service hour of 2pm.

Cheatham County Funeral Home 615-792-2552 on-line condolences at

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