Memorial services celebrating the life of Mrs. Rebecca Renee (Becky) Wyatt, will be held at 2:00 P.M. Thursday January 13, 2022 in the chapel of Mulhearn Funeral Home in West Monroe, LA with Rev. Phillip Smith officiating.
Family will receive friends from Noon until services begin.
Rebecca (Becky) Renee Wyatt, beloved wife, mother, grandmother, daughter, sister, aunt and friend passed away unexpectedly on Friday, January 7, 2022 at the age of 58. She is preceded in death by her grandparents, George Marbury, Sr. and Alla Mae Fluitt, and Clyde K. and Audie Brown, and her father-in-law J. P. Wyatt.
Rebecca was born on August 18, 1963 to George Marbury, Jr. and Clarice Fluitt in Monroe, LA, and resided most of her life in West Monroe, Louisiana. She is survived by her husband Johnny Wyatt, son, Christopher (Breck) McKnight and his wife, Mandi, son, Jon McKnight and his wife, Alexandra, 5 grandchildren, 3 sisters, 1 brother and many loving in-laws.
Rebecca graduated from Ouachita Parish High School, attended the University of Louisiana Monroe and Louisiana Tech University, and graduated from the Delta Technical College nursing program. She became a floor supervisory nurse at St. Joseph's Nursing Home. She previously served as deputy sheriff with the Ouachita Parish Sheriff's Office and later established a very successful Peabody's Childcare Facility. From 1999 to 2012, Becky owned and operated The Balance Act with health and wellness center offices in Monroe and West Monroe.
Becky's love for her husband, family, and those in need of a second chance in life was evident to all who knew her. She was well known for her passion to help those who were challenged with difficult life-altering circumstances. She established three beautiful recovery homes in the Twin Cities for those in need of a safe place to heal and be restored.
Becky loved Jesus and all things beautiful. She had passion to decorate, loved Johnny and their two dogs, believed her sons and grandchildren were amazing and her family essential.
Honorary pallbearers will be Angie McCalman, Kim McClung, Tammy Davidson, Karen Slavant Nelson, Kathy Lewis, and Sherry Spillers.
Memorials may be made to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital or River Cities Humane Society for Cats (RiverCitiesCats.org)