Daily Independent (Ashland, KY)

April 18, 2013

Emma Rhoden - 1916-2013

Wright’s Funeral Home
The Independent

LAKE WALES, FL — Emma Elizabeth Rhoden, 96, of Lake Wales, Fla., formerly of Greenup, went to be with the Lord on Tuesday, April 16, 2013, in Lake Wales.

She was born April 23, 1916, in Greenup County, a daughter of the late Arch and Lillie Robirds Robertson.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, Edgar Rhoden, in 1997.

She is survived by her daughter, Rita Nicely, and her husband, Gene, of Lake Wales; two grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Graveside funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 21, 2013, at Kehoe Cemetery in Greenup County by Dr. Thomas Melvin.

There will be no visitation.

Wright’s Funeral Home in Greenup is in charge of arrangements.

Condolences may be sent to wrightsfuneralhome.com.