Rita Ragan

June 25, 1951 – May 18, 2021

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Celebration of Life Service for Rita June Tate Ragan, 69, are set for 11:00 am Saturday at Memorial Funeral Home with Dr. Randy Bostick officiating. Family will receive friends Friday from 5:00 to 8:00 and Saturday from 10:00 to service time.

Rita died May 18, 2021 at her residence. She was born June 25, 1951 to the late Winford and Dorothy Tate. She was a graduate of Alcorn Central High School. For over 40 years she has been in the banking business as a teller for BancorpSouth and most recently at FMBank. She enjoyed gardening, the outdoors, going to beach, but most of all spending time with her family.

She was preceded in death by her daughter, Kelly Smith Gray; granddaughter, Lexy Gray; and her parents.

She is survived by her husband, Scotty Ragan; daughters, Kimberly Smith and Oaklea Kyle Ragan; grandchildren, Ally Clausel (Alan), Saylor Gray, Greenlea Lipford, Tate Rogers, and Lennon Bush; and a great granddaughter, Lennox Kate Clausel.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at www.memorialcorinth.com for the Ragan family.

Arrangements are under the care of Memorial Funeral Home.


  • Receiving of Family and Friends

    Friday, May 21, 2021

  • Receiving of Family and Friends

    Saturday, May 22, 2021

  • Celebration of Life

    Saturday, May 22, 2021

2 thoughts on “Rita Ragan”

  1. I am so heartbroken to hear of Rita’s passing. She will be missed by so many. I will be praying for peace and comfort.


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