OBITUARY: Rebecca May Cobb Hethcote


Rebecca May Cobb Hethcote, age 70, of Nashville, Tennessee passed away on February 16, 2024.

She was born December 28, 1953, in Bakersfield, California.

Becky dedicated over 40 years to the state of Tennessee Department of Teacher Licensing. She was a graduate of Tennessee Preparatory School. Becky was a devoted and selfless mother who always prioritized her children’s needs above her own. She worked tirelessly to provide for her family.

In her free time, Becky enjoyed spending quality moments with her children and indulging in shopping excursions with her daughter.

Becky is preceded in death by her brothers Robert Cobb and Edward (Buck) Cobb, sister-in-law Cathy Sue Cobb, and mother Figure Faustine Davis.

She is survived by:
Husband- Michael Thomas Hethcote
Son- Michale Shane (Lane) Hethcote
Daughter- Stevie Mishal Hethcote
Brother Alvin Dean Cobb
Grandchildren- Emma Marie Hethcote and Shane Henley Hethcote

A celebration of life in honor of Becky will be held at Charlie Daniels Park in Mt Juliet, TN, on May 26, 2024, between 12:30 – 3:30 PM.

Becky’s legacy of love and sacrifice will forever be cherished by those who knew her.

Bond Memorial Chapel, 1098 Weston Drive, Mt. Juliet, TN. (615) 773-2663,


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