Mrs. DeGideo was born April 22, 1931 in Chattooga County, GA, the daughter of the late Kenneth W. Rhinehart and Jessie Willingham Rhinehart. She was a homemaker. Mrs. DeGideo was preceded in death by her husband, Daniel Anthony DeGideo; son, William Gary Ashworth; and a brother, Hoyt Rhinehart.
Survivors include her children, Leonard DeGideo, Danielle Dellaquila, Edwin Neil Ashworth and Michael Kenneth Ashworth; sisters, Waydean Jackson and Barbara Young, 7 Grandchildren; 11 Great Grandchildren.
A memorial service for Mrs. DeGideo will be held at Ebenezer Baptist Church October 12 at 7 p.m. with Rev. Tony Jackson officiating. Family will receive friends from 6 p.m. until the time of the service on Monday.
The family request no flowers and that memorials be made to the American Cancer Society.