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Sarah Fay King Rhodes
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Birth: Nov. 16, 1928
Cedar Hill
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Nov. 18, 2010
Grand Saline
Van Zandt County
Texas, USA

Sarah Fay Rhodes was born Nov. 16, 1928 to Ellison & Etta King in Cedar Hill, Texas and passed away on Nov. 18, 2010 in Grand Saline, Texas at the age of 82. She grew up in Duncanville, Texas and married Don "Pappy" Rhodes in 1948. She retired from the school system after 24 years. They moved to DeSoto, Texas and she helped Pappy train bird dogs for 20 years after that. The last two years of her life were spent in the Country Trails Nursing Center in Grand Saline. She was a wonderful mother, good friend and was loved by all who knew her. She left this world on Nov. 18th, but Alzheimer's took her from us years ago. She will be sorely missed. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; daughter, Jo Ellen Sible; brothers, Z.L. "Jack" King and Billy Joe King; sisters, LaVada Moore, Thelma King, Rosa Coleman, Glennie Cleveland and Winnie Pearl Sims. She is survived by her daughters, Glenda Strange & husband, Jerry Don of Alba, TX; Rita Love & husband, Charles of Midlothian, Texas; son, Marcus "Dusty" Rhodes & wife, Marsha of Burleson, Texas; sister-in-law, Billie King; 5 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 3 great-great-grandchildren & numerous nieces, nephews & friends. Funeral Service is 2:00 PM, Sunday, Nov. 21, 2010 at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville. Burial follows at Rhodes Cemetery in DeSoto. The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM, Saturday at the funeral home.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Ellison Young King (1896 - 1974)
  Willie Etta Hayes King (1896 - 1982)
 
 Spouse:
  Don Rhodes (1920 - 2004)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lavada King Moore (1918 - 1991)*
  Rosa Lee King Coleman (1919 - 2009)*
  Winnie Pearl King Sims (1926 - 2010)*
  Sarah Fay King Rhodes (1928 - 2010)
  Glennie Ruth King Cleveland (1930 - 2010)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Rhodes Cemetery
DeSoto
Dallas County
Texas, USA
 
Created by: Chinaa
Record added: Nov 20, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61931328
Sarah Fay <i>King</i> Rhodes
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Sarah Fay <i>King</i> Rhodes
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Sarah Fay <i>King</i> Rhodes
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 Added: Nov. 20, 2010
 
 
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