Mrs. Rebecca L. Bellamy, 82, was born in Iredell County, N.C., on July 21, 1941, to the late Pernell Lawrence and Rebecca Morris Lawrence. She departed this life on Tuesday, August 8, 2023, at Mocksville Senior Living in Mocksville, N.C.

Rebecca was a graduate of Morningside High School and worked as a homemaker taking care of her family. She was a devoted member of the Highland Acres Church of Christ in Statesville.

She leaves to cherish the memory of her life her husband, Hubert J. Bellamy of the home; three sons, Anthony Bellamy of Statesville, N.C., Darrin Bellamy of Conyers, Ga., and Bruce Bellamy of Charlotte, N.C.; a stepson, Sherwin Turner of Statesville, N.C.; one sister, Elizabeth (Peco) Williams of Los Angles, Calif.; brothers-in-law, Willie Bellamy, Beaufort Bellamy, and Walter Bellamy; sisters-in-law, Emmaline Bellamy and Louise Lawrence of Philadelphia, Pa.; two grandchildren, Antwjuan Phillips Bellamy of Gastonia, N.C., and Caleb Bellamy of Charlotte, N.C.; a special niece, Renee Stamps; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives, and friends.

Celebration of Life services will be held on Friday, August 11, 2023, at 1 p.m. at the Highland Acres Church of Christ in Statesville, N.C. Visitation will be from 12:30 to 1 p.m. at the church. Brother Al Simmons will be officiating the service and burial will follow in the Belmont Cemetery.

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Rutledge and Bigham Funeral Home is serving the Bellamy family.