|Death: ||Mar. 26, 1962|
Melvin Leroy Rhodes, 63, died Monday at 1:30 p.m. in his home, 305 E. Berkley Ave., after illness of a year.
A lifelong resident of Norfolk, he was a son of Charles Emmerson and Mrs. Annie Newman Rhodes. He was employed at Colonna Shipyard as a boilermaker.
Surviving are four sisters, Mrs. L.H. Robertson of Portsmouth, Mrs. M.H. Judd of Norfolk County, Mrs. George Siegrist, and Miss Ida L. Rhodes of Norfolk; three brothers, George E. Rhodes and Frank E. Rhodes of Norfolk and Henry R. Rhodes of South Norfolk.
A funeral service will be conducted in Graham Funeral Home, South Norfolk Wednesday at 4 p.m. by the Rev. R.G. Flaxman of Armstrong Memorial Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Magnolia Cemetery.
The Virginian Pilot Tuesday March 27, 1962
Charles Emmerson Rhodes (1856 - 1914)
Annie Newman Rhodes (1867 - 1957)
Melvin Leroy Rhodes (____ - 1962)
Charles Harvey Rhodes (1894 - 1951)*
Ida Louise Rhodes (1908 - 1991)*
Plot: Blk 12 Lot 10
Created by: Dottie
Record added: Nov 01, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 100013705
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