Obit: Rhonda Early

Obit: Rhonda Early

November 13th, 2012 in Obituaries
Location: Hamilton county

Rhonda LeKeisha Early, 34, received her "Angel Wings" at Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, on Friday, Nov. 9, 2012.Rhonda was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. Graduate of Howard School of Academics and Technology in 1996 and attended Chattanooga State. She was employed by Siskin Childrens Institute for 15 years.Survivors: daughters, Quatecia P. McDaniel, Shakia R. Holland; mother, Stephanie Y. (Paul) Brown; father, Ronnie Lee Early; sisters, Minister Charie S. Tucker, Shana M. Early; grandmother, Laura R. Jordan; best friend, LaShawnda "Dee Dee" Qualls and a host of other relatives and friends.Funeral at noon Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2012 at Greater St. John Missionary Baptist Church, 4401 Ohls Ave., with Elder Delford L. Hughley Sr. officiating and Dr. Angela R. Evans eulogist.Burial following at Forest Hills Cemetery.Lie in state from noon to 8 p.m. today, Nov. 13, 2012, at the funeral home. Family hour from 6 to 7 p.m.Rhonda will also lie in state one hour before the "Homegoing" celebration at the Church.A Memorial fund has been set up at Bank of America, Tennessee Avenue Branch.Arrangements have been entrusted to Advantage Funeral and Cremation Services, Franklin-Strickland-Pinkard-Bryan-Smith Funeral Directors, 1724 McCallie Ave., 423-265-4414.