Rebecca Violet (Treadwell) Lucas(1930 - 2019)

Mrs. Rebecca Violet Treadwell Lucas, age 88, of Bonifay, Florida passed away June 5, 2019. Born to William Alfred and Lettie Owens Bradley on July 16, 1930 in the Bethlehem Community of Holmes County Florida. She graduated from Bethlehem High School and attended Campbell Business School in Dothan, Alabama. Rebecca worked hospitals in the area including Holmes County, Washington County and Campbellton Graceville Hospital, also Bay Medical and Baptist Hospital in Pensacola holding numerous positions including administrator at Holmes County Hospital for four years. Rebecca worked as office manager for Manown Engineering and AUS before fully retiring. Rebecca Married Franklin Treadwell, Sr. in 1949, after Frank's death in 1968 she married Harry G. Lucas in 1972.

Rebecca is preceded in death by her parents and both husbands, two sons, Andy Treadwell and Kenny Treadwell, a brother, W.J. Bradley and a sister, Margaret Treadwell.

She is survived by one son, Frank Treadwell, Jr; two daughters, Susan Pittman and husband Ed and Karen Slay and husband Larry; grandchildren, Brad Treadwell, Michael Treadwell, Tim Turner, Kristen Nelson, Lucas Treadwell, Lacey Boswell; 18 great-grandchildren; three sisters, Charlotte Treadwell, Carole Justice and Gayle Clark and husband Howard; numerous very special and loving nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held 3:00 PM Friday, June 7, 2019 in the Peel Funeral Home Chapel with Gary Clark and John Treadwell officiating. Interment followed in the Union Hill Baptist Church Cemetery with Peel Funeral Home directing. The family received friends one hour prior to the service from 1-2 PM at Peel Funeral Home.

Funeral Home

Peel Funeral Home
301 East Evans Avenue Bonifay, FL 32425
(850) 547-4144
Published in Washington County News and Holmes County Times-Advertiser on June 12, 2019