MITCHELL Rita Marie Chastain, 57, passed away at 3:15 p.m. Sunday, March 11, 2012, at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital in Bedford.
Born January 14, 1955, in Bedford, she was the daughter of William H. “Bud” and Dorothy (Cummings) Chastain.
She was employed as custodian at Mitchell Community Schools for 12 years. Rita was a self employed dog groomer for more than thirty years at Scissors and Suds. A 1973 graduate of Mitchell High School, she enjoyed softball, track, and basketball.
Pamela Sue Moore, Mitchell
Cindy Garceau, Williams
Her parents and sister, Jamie Ramey, preceded her in death.
A private family service was conducted Tuesday afternoon at Mitchell Cemetery. A celebration of life service will be at later date.
Casketbearers: Danny Moore, Brent Garceau, Lucas Garceau, Scott Moore, Donnie Gratzer, and Travis Duncan.
Memorial Gifts: Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services or White River Humane Society