Elizabeth Amy Elaine Rhodes Todd Higgins, age 63, of Rome, GA, died Monday afternoon, March 31, 2014, in a local health care facility.
Mrs. Higgins was born in Marietta, GA, on April 24, 1950, the daughter of Henry Grady Higgins and the late Katie Brewer Higgins. She had been a resident of Rome and Floyd County for the past 29 years, moving here from Woodstock, GA. For a period of time Mrs. Higgins was associated with Needleworks and Embroidery of Rome. She loved quilting, woodworking, being with her grandchildren, her dogs and traveling to Helen, GA. In addition to her mother, Mrs. Higgins was preceded in death by a son, James Daniel Rhodes, on December 19, 1989.
Mrs. Higgins is survived by three sons and daughters-in-law, Johnny and Cloma Rhodes of Jacksonville, FL, Jason and Amanda Rhodes of Chattanooga, TN, and Jody and Heather Rhodes of Rome; five grandchildren, Daniel Rhodes, Cody Rhodes, Dylan Rhodes, Jamie Rhodes and Shelby Rhodes; a brother, Hank Higgins of Woodstock, GA.
A memorial service for Mrs. Higgins will be held on Thursday afternoon at 5:00 p.m. in the Parkview Chapel of Fred Talley's Funeral Home with Mr. David Ray officiating. The family will receive friends at the funeral home following the service.
Please join Mrs. Higgins family in honoring her life by visiting talleyparkviewchapel.com to share memories and post tributes.
The staff of Fred Talley's Parkview Chapel Funeral Home is honored to serve the family of Elizabeth Amy Elaine Rhodes Todd Higgins.