Katherine "Kit" Rhodes Lloyd, age 82, of Woodstock, Ga., passed away on Feb. 7, 2013, at her home after a battle with cancer.
Kit was born on Aug. 9, 1930, to Mary Louise Asbury Rhodes and Henry W. "Dub" Rhodes in Clarkesville, Ga. The youngest of three children, Kit was preceded in death by sister, Elleen Starr Schappel; and brother, Henry W, "Dusty" Rhodes Jr.
In 1949, she married Clabus Lloyd Jr. in Gainesville, Ga., and during their 27-year marriage they had four children, Kathy Lloyd Rajecki, Michael Rhodes Lloyd, Laura Lloyd George and June Lloyd Swift.
In 1979, she married Dr. Richard A. Elmer, with whom she enjoyed 32 years of marriage. She is survived by her children; 19 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; three step-children, Jane Elmer Bruce, Charles Elmer and Elaine Elmer; six grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held on Monday, Feb. 11 at 11 a.m. at Resurrection Anglican Church, 231 Arnold Mill Road, Woodstock, GA 30188. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Cancer Treatment Centers of America (www.demandcurestoday.org
) or Gateway for Cancer Research, 1336 Basswood Road, Schaumburg, IL, 60173. Condolences may be offered at www.woodstockfuneralhome.com.
Woodstock Funeral Home, Woodstock, Ga.