Rev. Mark Faughn officiated at the services. Burial followed in the Norman Cemetery.
Ms. Choate died on Thursday, May 8, 2008, at 8:34 a.m., at Mile Marker 59 on I-24 East in Trigg County from injuries received in a single car accident.
Ms. Choate was born on March 13, 1954, in Caldwell County. She was the daughter of the late Orvil and Wanda L. Fralick Rickard.
Ms. Choate was a retired Nurses Aide and a member of Unity Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Ernie Rickard.
Survivors include two sons and daughters-in-law, Steven and Lori Choate of Princeton and David and Sara Choate of Caldwell County; a grandchild; a long-time companion, Kenny Wiggington of Caldwell County; three brothers, Dennis Rickard, Ralph Rickard, and James Rickard, all of Princeton; two sisters, Bonnie Teague and Virginia Green, both of Princeton; and several nieces and nephews.