Lavonda Rector Rickman
January 17, 1967 ~ June 17, 2001
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Lavonda Rector Rickman, 34, formerly of Asheville, died Sunday, June 17, 2001 in Commerce, GA. A native of Buncombe County, she was a daughter of Hermon H. and Shirley Brown Rector. She attended Asheville High School and was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. In addition to her parents she is survived by a daughter, Brittany Cole Rickman of Charleston, SC; maternal grandmother, Essie Brown of Weaverville, sisters and brother-in-laws, Sharon and David Brookshire, Regina and Ronnie Brown, Tina Rector, Susie and Walter Dove all of Asheville, Marina and Daryl Howard of Virginia Beach, VA; brother and sister-in-law, Hermon H. and Selina Rector Jr. of Asheville; and a number of nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Thursday in the Patton Avenue Chapel of Groce Funeral Home. Revs. David Brookshire and Walter Dove Sr. will officiate with burial following in Green Hills Cemetery. Her family will receive friends 6-9:00 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Western Carolina Rescue Mission, 225 Patton Avenue, Asheville, NC 28801.