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Nelda I Rhodes
August 25, 2018
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Nelda Irene Rhodes,76, passed away, August 25, 2018 after a lengthy illness. She was born September 26, 1941 in Carlisle, Texas to William Brantley Ray and Inez Spain Ray. She was a longtime resident of Kilgore. Nelda was a 25 year member of The Order of the Eastern Star # 630 and enjoyed quilting and sewing. She worked as a nurses aide at Gregg Home For the Aged and retired after 25 years of service. Nelda was a faithful member of the Victory Road Baptist Church and loved to sing with her husband. One of her greatest joys was her grandchildren and great grandchildren. She loved and adored them with all her heart. She will be missed all who knew and loved her.

Nelda was preceded in death by her parents; and a brother, Royce Ray and his wife, Judy.

She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Wade Rhodes; children, Michael Rhodes of Kilgore, Darla George (John) of Kilgore, and Dana Galey (Calvin) of Kilgore; brother, James Ray (Alta) of Kilgore; grandchildren, Rashonda Galey (Shane), Jeremy McBride (Jamie), Cody McBride, Timothy Rhodes (Stephanie), Brad Rhodes (Desiree), Misty Rhodes, Brandon Pierce (Leslie), Darris Powledge, Tohbie Powledge, and Justin Powledge; 35 great grandchildren; and numerous nieces, nephews and a host of other friends and family who loved her dearly.

Nelda I Rhodes
August 25, 2018
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Rader Funeral Home of Kilgore
401 North Martin Street
Kilgore, TX  75662
Monday, August 27, 2018
6-8 pm
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Rader Funeral Home Chapel
401 N. Martin
Kilgore, TX  75662
Tuesday, August 28, 2018
10 am
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Danville Cemetery
Danville Rd.
Kilgore, TX  75662
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