Oma Rhodes

Friday, March 11, 2005

Oma Rhodes, 70, of Jackson passed away Wednesday, March 9, 2005, at her home.

She was born Sept. 29, 1934 in Greenbrier, Mo., daughter of Earnest and Ople Stevens Storz. She and George A. Rhodes were married Feb. 15, 1976, in St. Louis. He passed away July 23, 1993.

Oma worked at Jackson Manor Nursing Home.

Loving survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Donald and Brenda Rhodes of Oran; a grandson Donald Ray Rhodes II of the state of Washington; six stepgrandchildren, Jacob and Anthony Tucker of Cape Girardeau, William Loper Jr., and Melissa Loper of Oran, Christina Bell of Jackson, Amy Phillips of Scott City; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, a grandson, two brothers and a sister.

Friends may call Saturday, March 12 after 11 a.m. at the McCombs Funeral Home in Jackson.

The funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home with the Rev. Jack Martin officiating.

Burial will follow in Plainview Cemetery in Bollinger County.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Plainview Cemetery.