In memory of
Iola Kidd 1940—2018 Iola Kidd, of Rockford departed this earthly life Sunday, September 2, 2018. She was born June 10, 1940, in Jefferson, Texas; the daughter Cassie and Luvinia Pete. Iola lived in Rockford since 1978, coming from Kansas City, Missouri. She married Arthur Kidd in Kansas City, he preceded her in death. Iola was employed as a machine operator by Camcar Textron 25 years before retiring. She was a member of Macedonia Baptist Church. She graduated from high School in Jefferson, TX. Iola leaves to cherish many loving memories, two daughters, Tina (Michael) McCluney and Peggy Kidd; son, Arthur Kidd Jr.; six grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; sister, Martina Pete; four brothers, Albert (Brenda), Otis (Sharon), Cassie and Ronnie Pete; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. She was predeceased by her parents, husband, brother, James Pete and sister, Virgie Kidd. Services will be held 11 a.m. Friday, September 14, 2018, at Macedonia Baptist Church, 1720 Morgan Street. Burial in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be held from 9 a.m. until the time of service. Arrangements completed by Carl E Ponds Funeral Home, 2429 W. State Street.
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