Margaret Rhodes

Friday, March 16, 2007

CHAFFEE -- Margaret Hope Rhodes, 96, died at 4:15 p.m. March 15, 2007, at the Chaffee Nursing Center.

Born Nov. 13, 1910, in Cape Girardeau, daughter of the late W.H. "Bud" and Laura White Hickman, she was a homemaker and a member of the First United Methodist Church in Chaffee, the United Methodist Women and the Ladies Auxiliary United Transportation Union.

On Sept. 23, 1929, she married John C. Rhodes who preceded her in death on April 24, 1974.

One grandson, Ralph Rhodes, also preceded her in death.

Survivors include: one son and daughter-in-law, William "Bill" and Shirley Rhodes of Chaffee; one daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis and Joe Wilkinson of Hope; and eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and three great-great-


Visitation is at 5 p.m. Sunday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Monday. The Rev. Marty Blakey will officiate.

Burial will follow in the Puxico Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be: Jon Rhodes, Mark Rhodes, Bill Rhodes, Greg Wilkinson, Mike Rhodes and Tyler Baert.

- - -

The family requests

donations be made to:

First United Methodist

Church of Chaffee

210 S. Third

Chaffee, MO 63740