|Hazel N. Rhodes, 80, of Ripley, West Virginia, died march 31, 2004, in the Jackson General Hospital, Ripley, after an extended illness.|
She was born November 2, 1923 in Jackson County, a daughter of the late Boyd and Hallie Ashby Raines. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, James O. Rhodes in 1990 and one sister, Faye Rowley/
She was a homemaker and a Baptist.
Survivors include sons and daughters-in-law, Billy and Cavlline "Bugsy" Rhodes of Ripley, Jimmy and Florence "Shortie" Rhodes, Jack and Linda Rhodes, Johnny and Janet Rhodes, Jacob and Rosetta Rhodes, Jessie and Donna Rhodes, Charles Kirby and Christina Rhodes, William Rhodes and Okey Daniel Rhodes all of Goshen, Indiana, Joey and Diane Rhodes of Harmony; daughters ans sons-in-law, Janet and Mayford Bowles of Charleston, Anna Kay and Greg Johns of Kenna; four brothers, Darris and Keith Raines both of Ripley, Joe Raines of Kenna and Roy Raines of Spencer; four sisters, Macie Click of Portland, Ohio, Geraldine Anderson and Janet Couger both of Kenna, Wanda McClain of Tennessee; 45 grandchildren and 51 great grandchildren.
A funeral service was held Saturday, April 3 at John H. Taylor Funeral Home, Spencer, with Rev. Bill Casto officiating. Burial was in the Rhodes Cemetery, Harmony.