Rita Newberry-Myrick, 67, of Hixson, Tennessee passed away on Wednesday, September 27, 2023. She was born in Sequatchie County on October 6, 1955, to the late Robert Lee and Wilma Katherin Newberry. Rita loved cheering on her favorite team, the Tennessee Vols.
Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her brother, Dale Newberry; Child, Kendra Hicks; and her husband, Thomas Myrick.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory, her sister, Judy Keener; children, James "Steve" Hicks, Michael "Mike" Hicks, Robbie Hicks, Kristy McConkey, and Kenneth Hicks; along with several grandchildren, and great grandchildren.
There are no services planned at this time.
You are invited to share a personal memory of Rita or your condolences with her family at her online memorial located at www.companionfunerals.com. Companion Funeral Home of Cleveland and the Cody family are honored to assist the family with these arrangements.