Rhoda Rose Allison-Lewis went to her Heavenly Home on Saturday, June 25, 2016. The daughter of James T. Allison and Jennie Whitman Allison, Rhoda was born in Stotonic, Arizona.
She is preceded in death by her husband Tilman M. Lewis, her oldest daughter, Harriett Rascon, and only son, Sgt. Kevin T. Lewis. Rhoda leaves behind her daughters, Tonita A. Lamb and Rebecca A. Lewis, as well as 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She is the last of 14 children also leaving behind many relations.
A proud member of the Gila River Indian Community, she served two terms as a Council Member and will lie in state at the Governance Center in Sacaton, Arizona on Friday, July 1, 2016 from 3-5 pm followed by wake services at the District 4 Service Center from 6-10 pm. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 2, 2016 at the Santan Baptist Church beginning at 7 am. Rhoda will be dearly missed and loved for generations.