Floral 18

Valencia Echols

December 19, 1974 ~ November 2, 2020 (age 45)

Obituary Image


Mrs. Valencia Echols was born December 19, 1974, in Birmingham, Alabama.

She attended Carver High School and was a part of the graduating Class of 1993, where she soon met Rodrick Wimberly. To their union one child was born, Lil Rod.

She was a very hard worker and always tried to do the best for her kids and others as well. 

In the quiet, early morning on November 2, 2020, God called Valencia home.

Valencia was the second born of two sisters and one preceded her in death Debra Echols. She was also preceded in death by her father Sammy Lee Echols.

She leaves to cherish her memory her husband: Rodrick Wimberly, Sr.; two sons: Rodrick Wimberly, Jr. and Vadarrius Echols; mother: Debra Echols; one grandson: Rodrick "Cash" Wimberly; sisters: Totoyia Echols, Mona Echols, Ursala Echols and Deidra Echols; one daughter-in-law: Jasmine Ware; sister-in-law: Minister Michelle Coleman; special friend: Lamar Ford; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Valencia Echols, please visit our floral store.


November 12, 2020

3:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Dante Jelks Funeral Home LLC.
4904 1st Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35222

Funeral Service
November 13, 2020

1:00 PM
Dante Jelks Funeral Home LLC.
4904 1st Avenue North
Birmingham, AL 35222

© 2020 Dante Jelks Funeral Home LLC.. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy