Mr. Joseph Phillip Rhoades, age 65, of Rome, passed away Monday, November 27, 2017, at a local hospital.
Survivors include his daughter, Monica Rhoades, Cedartown; three grandchildren, Haley Beagle, and her husband, Brent; Heather Ruark, and her husband, Aaron; and Ryan Hawkins, all of Georgetown, Ky.; three great-grandsons, Carter Beagle, Clay Beagle, and Oliver Ruark, all of Georgetown, Ky.; his mother, Bonnie Agan, Cedartown; his brother, James David Rhoades, and his wife, Wanda, San Antonio, Texas; three step-sisters, Cathy Matthews, and her husband, Jerry, Centre, Ala.; Jan Keenum, and her husband, Mark, Centre, Ala.; and Vivian Agan, and her companion, Eddie Woods, Cleveland, Tenn.; a step-brother, Gary Agan, and his wife, Sherry, Lindale; a long-time friend, Cecil Conway, Chattanooga, Tenn.; nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 2, 2017, at 2 p.m. in the Chapel at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, with the Rev. Mark Keenum and the Rev. Stevie Waddell officiating. Interment will follow in Oaknoll Memorial Gardens with the American Legion Post #5 Honor Guard extending military honors.
The family will receive friends at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Friday evening from 5 until 7 p.m. At other hours, they may be contacted at the residence.
Pallbearers are requested to assemble at Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. and include Ricky Harris, Walter Baker, Cecil Conway, Ross Reddish, Dean Parris, and Jerry Rhodes.
Henderson & Sons Funeral Home, South Chapel, has charge of the funeral arrangements.