April Rhodes

Thursday, June 30, 2005

NEW MADRID, Mo. -- April Deanna Rhodes, 42, of New Madrid died Wednesday, June 29, 2005, at her home.

She was born April 25, 1963, in Los Angeles, Calif., daughter of Alonzo Paul and W. Anna Babb Shipman. She and Terry Rhodes were married Nov. 14, 1983.

She moved to New Madrid three months ago from East Prairie, Mo.

Survivors include her husband; four daughters, Alonna and Adriane Rhodes of Anniston, Mo., Terri and Rebecca Rhodes of the home; a brother, Paul Shipman of East Prairie; two sisters, Suzette Clark of New Madrid, Jill Shipman of Sikeston; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister.

Friends may call at Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie after 1 p.m. Friday.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Frank Thompson officiating.