Jennie L. Rhodes, 80, Sheldon, Mo., passed away on Sunday, April 24, 2011, at Moore-Few Care Center in Nevada. She was born April 14, 1931, in Marshall Town, Iowa, to Adelbert H. Fields and Leona Irene Eastman Fields. She married Edward Rhodes on April 24, 1971, in Reno, Nev,, and he preceded her in death on July 28, 2010.
Jennie grew up in Iowa and lived in Sheldon, Mo., for the past 20 years. She attended the United Methodist Church in Sheldon.
Survivors include three sisters, Betty Smith, Marjorie Hoffman and Sherry Grennel, all of Sheldon; one brother, Delbert Fields and his wife, Audrey, Clinton, Ill.; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, Edward; and one sister, Irene Schmoranz.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m., Saturday, April 30, at the Sheldon United Methodist Church, Sheldon. Friends may call now and until 1 p.m., Saturday, at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada.
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