Originally created 12/22/99

Mr. John Rhoden



THOMSON -- Mr. John Thomson Rhoden, 78, died Tuesday, Dec. 21, 1999, at Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Centers, Augusta.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Rowland Funeral Home, North Augusta, with the Rev. Stanford Holsenback officiating. Burial will be private.

Mr. Rhoden, a native of Aiken County, had retired from Savannah River Site as a machinist. He was a Navy veteran of World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Grace Rowland Rhoden; a daughter, Sharon Teresa Rhoden Rhoades, Thomson; two brothers, Edward Rhoden, Clearwater, and Otis Rhoden, Langley; and two grandchildren.

Memorials may be made to Langley United Methodist Church Youth Fund, P.O. Box 1470, Langley, SC 29834 or to American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 1725, Augusta, GA 30903.

The family will receive friends at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

The Augusta Chronicle Dec. 22, 1999