Rev. Amelia Sims’ mother Rhoda Lois Scoates Gossett died on Sept. 28, 2016. Rev. Sims is pastor of Faith UMC in the Cheaha District. Mrs. Gossett was the spouse of Dr. Earl F. Gossett, Jr, a longtime professor at Birmingham-Southern College and former elder in the North Alabama Conference.
Memorial services will be held at a later time. The family asks in lieu of flowers that memorial gifts may be given to Community Hospice of Northeast Florida.
Please remember Amelia, Dr. Gossett and their family in your prayers.