OBITUARY

Margaret Joyce Rivet

August 27, 1930December 14, 2019

Margaret Joyce Rivet, 89, of Nashville, TN, passed away December 14, 2019 surrounded by loved ones. A Nashville native, she retired from Juvenile Court of Metropolitan Nashville & Davidson County after 35 years of service. She was devoted to church and family, enjoyed sharing her love of the Lord with those around her, and loved to relax by sitting on her deck and birdwatching. She was preceded in death by her parents, Robert A. Rucker Sr. and Irby Ruby Rucker; siblings, Robert A. Rucker Jr., Dorothy Hirsbrunner, Don Rucker, and Shirley Bishop. She was survived by her sisters, Marian Conquest and Barbara (Glen) Bargerstock; children, William “Bill” (Theresa) Nix and Debra Rivet; grandchildren, Tina (Dale) Suttle, Terry (Jami) Nix, Jamie (Kevin) Summers and Josh (Caroline) Rivet; six great grandchildren and four great-great grandchildren. A gathering of friends and family will be held on Friday, December 20th from ten o'clock to twelve o'clock at Woodlawn-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home. A graveside service will immediately follow at twelve o'clock at Woodlawn-Roesch-Patton Funeral Home, 660 Thompson Lane, Nashville, TN 37204.

Services

  • A Gathering of Family & Friends

    Friday, December 20, 2019

  • Celebration Graveside

    Friday, December 20, 2019

Memories

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Mardy Smith

December 20, 2019

I am so sorry to hear about Margaret's passing. I am so sorry none of us were able to attend the service but we didn't find out about it until this morning. Please accept condolences from Alice Bishop, Doris Brooks and me.

Paula Fleming

December 20, 2019

Debra, what a beautiful picture of Margaret! I’m so sorry I was not able to attend the service due to my son’s hospitalization. Margaret was a wonderful friend to my Mother. Please know that you and Josh are in my prayers.

Vic Lineweaver

December 20, 2019

Enjoyed working with Ms. Margaret!! My deepest sympathies go out to the family. May peace and comfort find you during this difficult time. God Bless…

Vic Lineweaver

Debra Rivet

December 18, 2019

Mama - I will miss you will all my heart! Save a place for me! Love you! Debra

FROM THE FAMILY
FROM THE FAMILY