AAFA #0440

1933 AL – 2012 AL


Craig and Dee Rhodes



Mobile, Mobile Co., AL—Tuesday, 13 March 2012


            Dolores Flowers Rhodes, age 78, of Daphne, died Saturday, March 10, 2012 at her home. “Dee” was born in Ash, North Carolina and was of the Baptist faith. She was a lifetime member of the DAR Fort Bowyer Chapter, the Scottish Clan Ross and the Mobile Genealogical Society. Dee was a past member of the Secretaries Club and Women’s Club of Mobile, United Daughters of the Confederacy and was the past treasurer of ESRF. She earned her BS and MS at the University of South Alabama.

            Survivors include her husband, Craig Rhodes; three daughters, Tonya (Rick) Johnson of Timberlake, NC, Gayla (Gary) Compton of Norfolk, VA and Gilda (Greg) Boutwell of Robertsdale, AL; one son, Michael (Norma) Ferrell of Raleigh, NC; sister, Mary (O.G.) Parrot and brother, Johnnie Daniel; 18 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren.

            In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to ESRF, P. O. Box 1796, Daphne, AL 36526. On line condolences may be left at Cremation arrangements are by Hughes Funeral Home & Crematory of Daphne.


AAFA NOTES: SSDI records show that Dolores F. Rhodes (SS# issued in NC) was born 8 Oct 1933, last residence not listed.

            For more information on her family, see AAFA’s published genealogy, Known Descendants of Samuel Alford born Feb 1812 SC.

            Her Alford lineage, from her paternal grandmother: Mary Lee 1885 NC3, Noah Wellington 1857 NC4, unknown5, Samuel 1812 SC6.