Rhonda Lee Soto


Rhonda Lee Soto, 62, of Timpson, passed away Thursday, September 16, 2021, in Nacogdoches.

Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., Tuesday, September 21, 2021, at Watson and Sons Funeral Home in Center. Funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, September 22, 2021, at Watson and Sons Chapel with Bro. Travis Lee officiating. Interment will follow at Powdrill Cemetery in the Arcadia Community of Shelby County.

Born March 23, 1959, in Elkhart, Indiana, Rhonda is the daughter of Roland Smith and Leahoma Holt Smith. She enjoyed painting and gardening. Rhonda was a member of First Baptist Church in Timpson.

She is survived by:

Husband, Ralph Soto of Timpson

Christina Curtis of Anchorage, Alaska
Karla Jean Bright of Timpson
Rafael Soto of Timpson

Deserae Bright
Dylan Bright
Timothy Adams
Kayla Bright
Alyssa Bright
Madisyn Bright
Dakota Bright
Hunter Bright
Eliana Soto
Aubrie Soto
Kinsley Soto

Sister, Diane Ladd of Battle Creek, Michigan

Preceded in death by parents, Roland Smith and Leahoma Holt Smith.

Pallbearers will be Rafael Soto, Frankie Bright, Raul Soto, Israel Flores, J.R. Curtis, and Ruben. Honorary pallbearers will be Dakota Bright, Rudy Soto, and Timothy Adams.

Online condolences and tributes can be sent at www.watsonandsonsfuneralhome.com