Mrs. Virginia Carroll Barrow Rhodes, age 81, died Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at Vidant Inpatient Hospice in Greenville. Born June 26, 1937, she was the daughter of Alonza and Velma Worthington Barrow. A consummate homemaker, Virginia was a dedicated wife, mother and especially grandmother. While her first love and devotion were to her family, closely following were fishing, playing bingo and UNC Tarheel basketball.
In addition to her parents, Virginia was preceded in death by her husband, Keith Donald Rhodes; and several siblings.
Surviving are her children, Keith Daniel Rhodes and wife, Christy of Cary and Eddie Rhodes and wife, Mary Alice of Winterville; sisters, Mary Alice Harring and husband, Harold of Florida and Pauline Skorik of Wisconsin; brothers, Bobby Barrow and wife, Rhonda and Ronnie Barrow, all of Snow Hill and Joseph Barrow and wife, Linda of Greenville; her grandchildren whom she adored, Brooks Rhodes, Laura Rhodes, Megan Rhodes, and Erin Rhodes; and her special friends, Derald Smith and June Waller of Goldsboro.
Funeral services will be held 11 AM Saturday, January 12th, at the chapel of Taylor-Tyson Funeral Service in Snow Hill. Interment will immediately follow at Evergreen Memorial Cemetery in Grifton.
The family will receive friends on Saturday from 10:00 – 10:45 AM prior to the service. Online condolences at www.taylor-tyson.com
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The last time I was in NC about 2 years ago, I would sit beside Virginia at bingo. She was so proud of her children & grandhildren, and always pulling for the Tarheels.
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Dear Bobby, Rhonda, Kenny and family, We heard about your sister Wednesday night at Bible Study. So sorry to hear this. Praying for you all.
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