Obit: Rebecca “Becky” Lagars

Rebecca “Becky” Adams Lagars, 65, died peacefully at Christus Coushatta on November 21, 2022.

Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Mansfield. Father Mark Franklin will be officiating. Interment will follow at New Rockdale Cemetery.

She was preceded in death by her husband of many years, Jimmy Lagars; her sister, Julie Adams; and her mother, Mary Boyter. She is survived by her brother Joseph Adams and his wife, Karen Adams. She had three children, Mandie Adams, Terri Lagars, and Jerri Lagars; and eight grandchildren, Kaitlyn White, Evan White, Grayson Lunsford, Michael Castie, Jonathan Bayles, Kaylee Lagars, Cameron Lagars, and Caleb Lagars.

Pallbearers will be Michael Castie, Gary Evans, Jeremy Evans, Tyler Evans, Kim Drinkard, and Bobby Miller.

Becky was a hard worker, a great mother and wife, and a loyal friend. She loved her family and was a caretaker to all. She loved the country life and was a master gardener. Becky was a patient fisherwoman, who traveled when she could, but mostly loved cooking and spending time with family and friends. She was proud to be a homemaker.

She was surrounded by family and friends at her passing after a courageous battle with colon cancer.