Funeral services for Mrs. Mitzi Windle Rupe, 47, of Cookeville formerly of Livingston will be conducted at 2 p.m., Thursday February 16 from the First Christian Church in Livingston, TN with burial in Bethsaida Cemetery, Monroe, TN. The family will receive friends at the church on Wednesday evening from 5 until 9 p.m. and from 12 noon until service at 2 p.m. on Thursday.
Mrs. Rupe died February 13, 2006 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was born April 17, 1958 in Putnam County to Perry H. and Onita McDonald Windle. She was a Registered Nurse/Nurse Anesthetist.
She was an active member of First Christian Church Disciples of Christ in Livingston. She was a graduate of Livingston Academy in 1976, U. T. Knoxville, U.T. Chattanooga, and Wake Forrest University, Winston-Salem, NC. She was also a member of AANA.
She is survived by her husband, Larry E. Rupe of Cookeville; step-son, David Rupe of Livingston; step-daughter, Deborah Rupe of Erie, PA; her parents, Perry H. & Onita Windle of Livingston; 2 brothers, Chip Windle of Knoxville and State Representative John Mark Windle of Livingston; a niece, Stephanie Windle and nephew, Bradley Windle.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Overton County Library Building Fund or the First Christian Church Fill the Cup Fund by contacting Speck Funeral Home.