Rhett Daniel Beckhart, 33, of Elizabethtown, passed away November 7, 2022. He was born August 11, 1989, in Owensboro, to Ellen Beckhart Lively. Rhett was an avid guitar player and enjoyed rock music. He was also a seasoned outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing and hunting. Rhett retired from the army after bravely serving our country for 9 years during the War in Afghanistan. He was a true patriot. After his deployment, Rhett returned home to be with his family, whom he cared for and loved deeply. His family wants everyone to remember him as an amazing husband, father, son, brother, and veteran who will be missed by many.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Douglas and Clara Beckhart.
Rhett is survived by his wife, Ava (Watson); their children, Eric and Cassie; his mother and stepfather, Ellen and Steve Lively; his siblings, David (Shauna) Beckhart, Scarlett (Logan) Riddle, Heath (Paige) Riddle, Brandon Thompson, and Stevie Thompson; and his aunt, Carla Beckhart Hall.
The memorial service will be held Monday at 6pm at Glenn Funeral Home and Crematory, with visitation beginning at 2pm.