Mrs. Rhoden passed away January 17, 2019 in Athens. She was born August 21, 1921 in Bono, Texas. She graduated from Athens High School in 1940. She was a member of the Larue United Methodist Church and also of the React CB Club in Larue. She enjoyed sewing, crocheting, embroidery and loved gardening and working in her nursery.
She is preceded in death by parents, Wilkie and Carrie Pinckard Siddell; husband, Sam M. Rhoden; son, John Wayne Rhoden; daughter, Bettie Wyatt; grandchildren, Robbie Truesdell and Michael Dwayne Rhoden; and sisters, Hazel Williams and Evelyn Siebman.
Survivors include children, Robert Rhoden and wife Valree of Athens, Dottie Kirkwood of Larue and Pat Baker and husband Larry of Yard; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be held prior to the services on Monday, January 21, 2019 from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home.
Funeral services were entrusted to the Hannigan Smith Funeral Home family.