Mrs. Rhodes became mother to some and friend to others at Mr. Chicken and she was one of the first employees of the former Disyal Funeral Home. She had many families she loved after working for over four decades at the Lebanon Golf & Country Club.
An honorary staff member at Neuble Monument Funeral Home, "Nee Nee" loved Christmas, cooking and fishing more than anything.
Family visitation will be Wednesday, Aug. 21 at Neuble Monument Funeral Home between the hours of 4-6 p.m. and 12:30 until 1 p.m. prior to the service on Thursday at the church.
Interment will be at Mt. Lebanon Memorial Gardens following the service.
Survivors include: daughters Patricia Darnell Rhodes Seay, Gloria Seay, Brenda Gale Rhodes; daughter-in-law Cornelia Robertson, step-son Eddie Maynard; sister-in-law Dorothy Rhodes; devoted grandchildren Melony (Kenneth) Cason, Annette (Derrick) Johnson, Buffy (Anthony) Dilligard, devoted Dequan (Carolyn) Rhodes, Karla (David) Douglas, Annisa (Shawn) Richardson; 11 great grandchildren Calais Dilligard, Kelah Rhodes, Na Timmya Cason, Jazlyn Douglas, JaQuanta Rhodes, Katilyn Douglas, Shaunnissa Richardson, Milan Dilliguard, Syma Rhodes, Sa Corey Rhodes, Da Quarrius Johnson, La Cella Neal; niece and nephew Gretchen and Dewayne Rhodes; special friends Mae Margaret Stafford, Hattie Bryant (riding buddy), Thelma Shockley, Shirley Bates and cousins, the entire Dirkson Family, many god children, numerous cousins, family and friends too numerous to mention.
She is preceded in death by her parents John and Carrie Robertson, her husband of 50-plus years Mr. Leroy Rhodes, son Charles R. Robertson, granddaughter Tina Y. Seay Austin, sons-in-law Hubert Wilson and Willie Frank Seay.
Arrangements are in the care of Neuble Monument Funeral Home LLC, Lebanon.