Obit: Troy O. RhoadesOct 11th, 2011 | By Submitted | Category: Obituaries
Troy O. Rhoades, age 76, died Thursday, October 6, 2011 in Dunn, North Carolina.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, October 11, 2011, at Beggs Funeral Home with burial at Macedonia Cemetery. The family received friends from 6-8 p.m., Monday, October 10, 2011 at Beggs Funeral Home Madison Chapel.
Troy moved to Madison in 1964 coming from Jacksonville. He was a graduate of Arkansas State University and graduated from South Pemiscot High School in Steele, MO. He was a active member of Macedonia Baptist Church were he served in many capacities. His love was working in the church and his family.
Survivors include his loving wife, Alvera Rhoades of Lee; his mother, Agnes Rhoades of Lee; 10 children: Curtis Rhoades (Melissa) of Virginia Beach, Va., Frank Porter (Robbie Gail) of Lee, Fran Tuten (Dean) of Greenville, Traci Miller (Donnie) of Lee, Robby Beasley (Cindy) of Virginia Beach, Va., Pam Stopko of Lee, Danny Bish (Rebecca) of Tucson, Ariz., Dale Bish (Dot) of Greenville, Suzanne Browning of Tallahassee and Keith Bish of Tallahassee; two brothers, Andy Rhoades (Melissa) of Wetumpka, Ala. and Joe Rhoades (Tracy) of Warner Robins, Ga.; one sister, Sandy Rhoades of Quitman, Ga.; 22 grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his son, Guy Rhoades, and father, Marshall Rhoades.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to The Gideons International, PO Box 511, Lee, Florida 32059, or Macedonia Baptist Church Building Fund 5539 E Us Hwy 90, Lee, Florida 32059.