Born in Mitchell County, NC, she was the daughter of the late Emmett and Pheobe Hill Honeycutt.
Bea was a member of Greenwood Baptist Church and the Senior Citizens Center in Johnson City.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by husbands, Dana Robert Rambo, and Leonard “Len” Garland, 4 brothers, and 6 sisters.
Those left to cherish Bea’s memory include her daughter, Brenda Payne and her husband Joe, son, Robert “Bob” Rambo, grandchildren: Joe Payne Jr., Lisa Morley, Lora Yonce, Amy Birchfield, and Vicki Rambo; Her Great grandchildren, Great-great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.
A Celebration of Life service for Bea will be conducted on Tuesday, August 13, 2019, at 7:00 pm in the Sunrise Chapel of Tetrick Funeral Services, Johnson City with Rev. Brian Powell officiating. The family will greet friends to share memories from 5:00 pm until time of the service.
A committal and interment service will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday at Monte Vista Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be grandsons and nephew. Everyone is asked to meet at the cemetery by 10:50 am.
The family would like to express a special thank you to Amedysis Hospice and the wonderful staff at the Waters of Johnson City for all the love and support given to Bea and her family.
Memories and condolences may be shared with the family and viewed online at www.tetrickfuneralhome.com . Arrangements for the Garland family are in the care of Tetrick Funeral Services, 3001 Peoples St., Johnson City, TN 37604. (423) 610-7171.