Retha S. Sells Worcester, 94, of Kaufman, formerly a 50-plus year resident of Fate, passed away April 22, 2013.
She was born Jan. 4, 1919, in Havana, Ark., to Walter Washington Swint and Nora Swint. Retha had worked as a nurse’s aide at the Terrell State Hospital and was a member of First Baptist Church of Fate. She was loved by all and will be dearly missed.
Retha is survived by her husband, James Worcester, and numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Sells; her parents; all three brothers and all three sisters.
Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., April 27, at Rest Haven Funeral Home-Rockwall Chapel with Pastor Billy Norris officiating. Interment followed in Royse City Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorial and Honor Program, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or www.stjude.org.
Online condolences may be made at www.resthavenfuneral.com and www.rockwallheraldbanner.com.
Published on  May 1, 2013