AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Henrietta B. Rhodes, 76, of Vera Drive, Augusta, died Monday, April 1, 2002, at the Medical College of Georgia. Mrs. Rhodes was a native of Richmond County and was retired from Gracewood State School and Hospital as a health service technician. She was a member of Hephzibah Church of God. Mrs. Rhodes was preceded in death by her husband, Aaron Rhodes; and a son, Ronald A. Rhodes. She is survived by a son, Dennis A. Rhodes, Augusta; and a daughter, Linda R. Gay of Hephzibah. Additional survivors include a niece, Sarah Ann Nelson of Augusta; and five grandchildren, L.J. Gay, Jessica Gay, Jennifer Rhodes, Ryan Rhodes, and John Rhodes. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, April 4, 2002, at DeLoach Funeral Home, Hephzibah Chapel, with Rev. Alan Weaver officiating. Interment will be in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Keith Kersey, Brian Hartsell, Wayne Wingrove, Al Hall, Randy Letbetter, and Richard Spencer. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 7 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. DeLoach Funeral Home, Inc., 2546 Ga. Hwy. 88, Hephzibah, Ga. 30815. (706-592-5000).
The Augusta Chronicle April 3, 2002