Freda (Mimi) Cecil Rector, 92, of Knoxville, formerly of Scott County, passed away February 4, 2011, at Mercy Medical Center North.
She was preceded in death by her parents, John and Emma Cecil; husband, Dick Rector, Sr.; grandson, Mike Rector.
She was a member of Inskip Baptist Church; and was a business owner in the Knoxville area since 1953.
She is survived by daughters: Sue Francis, and Mary (Martin) Portwood; sons: Dick (Loraine) Rector, Steve Rector, and John Rector; 12 grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, two great-great-granddaughters, sisters-in-law, Peggy Cecil and Hattie Adkisson; special friend, Leo Pappalardo; several nieces, nephews, and cousins, and many other relatives.
Funeral service was conducted February 6, at Stevens Chapel with Rev. Mike Segers officiating. Interment followed at Lynnhurst Cemetery.
Stevens Mortuary, Knoxville, had charge of arrangements