Tommie "Bill" Taylor Rhodes Obituary:
Funeral Date: 2/5/2004
Tommie “Bill” Taylor Rhodes, age 91, of Warren, Arkansas died Tuesday, February 3, at BCMC. She was born August 14, 1912 at Warren, Arkansas a daughter of the late Robert Franklin Taylor and Ethel Pate Taylor. She was a homemaker and a member of Harmony Freewill Baptist Church. She married Virgil Livingston Rhodes on March 2, 1935 and he died April 10, 1995. Surviving is a daughter Kay Young and spouse Mike, Rye, Ark.; 1 brother J. C. Taylor, Rye, Ark; 2 grandchildren and 3 great grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by a brother Joe Travis Taylor and 3 sisters Vera Teague, Erma Peters and Helen Sheppard. Funeral services were 1:30 pm Thursday, Feb 5, at Harmony Freewill Baptist Church by Rev Jerry Sadler. Regina Stowers was the pianist and Melinda Ashcraft the soloist. Burial was in Union Cemetery at Rye by Frazer’s Funeral Home. Active pallbearers were Danny Gene Adair, Ronald Dean Adair, Bill Young, Bob Taylor, Tim Taylor, Pat Gibson, Robert Taylor and Herbert Bradley. Honorary pallbearers were Joey Parker and Bryan Ashcraft. Memorials preferred to Jewell “Bill” Rhodes Fund, Harmony Freewill Baptist Church c/o Dean Nichols, 760 Harmony Road, Warren, Arkansas 71671.