Mrs. Edith McCarty Rix, age 84, of Rome, passed away on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at a local nursing facility.
In keeping with Mrs. Rix’s wishes, she was cremated and a memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 21, 2017 at 4 p.m. in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel. The Rev. Bert Brooks will officiate.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel on Sunday from 2 p.m. until the service hour.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Smokey Mountain Children’s Home, 449 McCarn Circle, Sevierville, TN 37862-4176.
A complete obituary will be placed in Saturday’s edition of the Rome News-Tribune.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.