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“You were the sweetest person I ever meet good to every one you meet I'm gonna miss your calls every day I love ”
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“Memaw it seems so unreal to have lost u so soon I miss u so dearly wish I could hear your voice again ”
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“Andrea we love you and gonna miss you so much rip sis ”
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“Prayers for the family. I really did think a lot of Andrea. She will be missed by many. ”
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Andrea Loretta York Rich, of Maury County, passed away at her residence on Thursday morning, July 13, 2017.

Funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 2:00 P.M. at Oakes & Nichols Funeral Home with Eddie Rogers officiating. Burial will follow in Rock Springs Cemetery. The family will visit with friends Saturday from 4:00 – 7:00 P.M. at the funeral home. Condolences may be extended online at

She was the daughter of the late Woodrow Wilson York and the late Glendora Callis Lee. She enjoyed going fishing, playing poker, playing on her tablet, and visiting with her grandchildren. Mrs. Rich was a woman that everyone loved and she never met a stranger.

Mrs. Rich leaves to cherish her memories her husband, William Boyd Rich; sons and daughters-in-law, William and Lori Rich, Jr.; Andrew and Misty Rich; grandchildren, Haley Rich; Dustin Rich; Andrew Rich, Jr.; great grandchild, William "Levi" Kerr; sisters, Linda Riedle; Helen Kelley; Twilla and Robert Shrake; Melissa York; and brothers, Woodrow Wilson York, Jr.; Joe and Glenda York; David and Loretta York.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her step-father, Ewell Floyd Lee; brothers, William York; Mark Nay; and niece, Kimberly Johnson.

Active pallbearers will be Dustin Cole Rich, Andrew Norman Rich, Jr., Jeremy York, James Potts, Brian Kerr, and Phillip Potts.

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