Obituary For Ann Rhodes Cooper
July 3, 1933 - July 30, 2022

Ann Rhodes Cooper, 89, passed away July 30th at the Brian Center in Eden. She was a resident of Stoneville, NC.

A funeral service will be held Tuesday, August 2nd at 1:00pm in the First Baptist Church of Stoneville, 300 E. Main Street, Stoneville, NC.  Visitation is one hour prior from 12:00-1:00pm at the church.  Burial will follow immediately at Ridgeview Memorial Gardens.

Ann was born July 3, 1933 in Rockingham County, to the late Robert Benjamin Sims and Nina Tuttle Sims.  She was employed by Blue Bell as a secretary, then later worked part time at Honey Comb Child Development Center in Mayodan. Ann was a member of the Stoneville Garden Club. She also loved to sing in the Community Choir and her church choir at First Baptist Church of Stoneville.  Some of Ann’s favorite things to do were sewing, crocheting, collecting glassware and dancing.

Left to cherish Ann’s memory are her daughter, Carol Ann Priddy (Hassell) of Stoneville; two sons, Anthony Rhodes (Debbie) and William Rhodes (Rinda) all of Eden; grandchildren, Kristin Edwards (Lee) of Mayodan, Andrew Priddy of Winston Salem, Adam Rhodes (Shannon) of Reidsville, Anna Baxter (Mike) of Eden; seven great grand-children; one great- great grandchild.

Along with her parents she was preceded in death by her first husband, Henry Rhodes; second husband, Ben Cooper; one grandson, Jason Priddy, one great granddaughter Grace Ann Cummings; a daughter in-law, Linda Rhodes; one sister, Louretta D’Agostino; one brother, Ben Sims.

The family would like to express their appreciation to Penny Horn, Judy Shelton, and the Brian Center Staff for the loving care given to Ann.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be offered to the First Baptist Church of Stoneville, 300 E. Main Street, Stoneville, NC  27048 and the Hospice of Rockingham County, 2150 NC 65, Reidsville, NC  27320.

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