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Emma H. Alphin

1924 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Emma H. Alphin

Charlotte, NC

Emma Hart Alphin, 89, of Charlotte, passed away Monday, April 7, 2014 in Simpsonville, South Carolina. Mrs. Alphin was born August 10, 1924 in Lenoir County, NC to the late Willie and Mary Aycock Hart. She was the wife of the late Eugene A. Alphin. Emma retired from the Charlotte-Mecklenburg County School System where she worked as a Cafeteria Manager for twenty one years. She enjoyed sewing, cooking and working with her flowers.

A service of remembrance will be held Thursday, April 10, 2014 at 2 p.m. from Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange. Interment will follow at Fairview Cemetery.

Mrs. Alphin is survived by four children, Phillip Alphin and wife, Debbie of Simpsonville, SC, Eddie Alphin and wife, Kay of Greenville, SC, Martin Alphin and fiancee', Michelle of Charlotte and William "Bill" Rhodes and wife, Barbara of Charlotte; three sisters, Reba Blanton of La Grange, Ruth Hedgepeth of Halifax and Grace Grant of Kinston; six grandchildren, Jan, Karen, Steve, John, Ryan and Jeremy; and eight great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Alphin was preceded in death by a sister, Dorothy Phillips; and three brothers, Henry H. Hart, Robert Shelton Hart and Willie Hart, Jr.

The family will receive friends Thursday from 1-2 p.m. at Rouse Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.rousefh.com. Memorials may be made to Hospice House of Greenville, 1836 West Georgia Road, Simpsonville, SC 29680. Arrangements are with Rouse Funeral Home, La Grange.

Published in The Greenville News on Apr. 9, 2014
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