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Doris Laverne Walker Rhodes
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Birth: Oct. 1, 1930
Bell County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 3, 2000
Texas, USA

Rockdale Reporter, Thur., 14 Sept. 2000


Funeral services for Doris L. Rhodes, 69, of Davilla, were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 7, 2000, at Friendship Methodist Church with Rev. V.R. Hylton of Day Spring Church in Liberty officiating. Burial was in the Friendship Cemetery near Davilla.

She was born Oct. 1, 1930, in Bell County to Edward Elzie Walker and Jessie Jack Melton.

She married Bryant Rhodes, Jr. on July 19, 1946, in Houston.

Mrs. Rhodes was a homemaker, living the past eight years in Davilla. Prior to living in Davilla, she lived in Baytown for 40 years. She enjoyed gardening as a hobby.

She was preceded in death by her husband on March 31, 1993, and her parents.

Survivors are two daughters, Jeanette Eldridge and husband Vernon of Davilla and Teresa Kay Cook of Belton; four sisters, Juanita Cooper, Joyce Cryer and Wanda Thomson, all of Rockdale, and Stella Moore of Houston; also, four grandchildren, Robbie Hoff, Gene Eldridge, Kelly Cates and Jessie Cook; and a great-grandchild, Austin Hoff.

Pallbearers were Robbie Huff, Gene Eldridge, Tim Gray, Bryant Rhodes, Mark Rhodes and Rob York.

Family links: 
  Edward Elzie Walker (1903 - 1986)
  Jessie Melton Walker (1906 - 1990)
  Bryant W. Rhodes (1925 - 1993)*
  Juanita Marie Walker Hodgkiss Cooper (1928 - 2010)*
  Doris Laverne Walker Rhodes (1930 - 2000)
  Wanda Faye Walker Thomson (1941 - 2005)*
*Calculated relationship
Friendship United Methodist Church Cemetery
Milam County
Texas, USA
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Record added: Feb 26, 2009
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Doris Laverne <i>Walker</i> Rhodes
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