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Melvin Leroy Rhodes

Death 26 Mar 1962 (aged 63)
Burial Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA
Plot Blk 12 Lot 10
Memorial ID 100013705 · View Source
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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

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  • Created by: Dottie
  • Added: 1 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100013705
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Melvin Leroy Rhodes (24 Aug 1898–26 Mar 1962), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100013705, citing Magnolia Cemetery, Norfolk, Norfolk City, Virginia, USA ; Maintained by Dottie (contributor 47226067) .