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Obituaries

Obituaries

Edith May Rhodes 1915 - 2006

Services for Edith May Rhodes, 90, Lawrence, will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Warren-McElwain Mortuary in Lawrence. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery in Lawrence.Mrs. Rhodes died Sunday, Jan. 8, 2006, at Lawrence Memorial Hospital. She was born April 5, 1915, in Cherryville, the daughter of James E. and Phila Helt Guist. She graduated from Cherryville High School and moved to Lawrence in 1932.Mrs. Rhodes was a member of First United Methodist Church in Lawrence and belonged to many social bridge clubs.She married Robert "Dusty" Rhodes on May 1, 1937. He died in December 1999.A son, Robert Rhodes Jr., died earlier.Survivors include a son, James Rhodes, Lawrence; four grandchildren; and two great-granddaughters.The family suggests memorials to the Palliative Care Unit at Lawrence Memorial Hospital, sent in care of the mortuary.E-mail condolences may be sent to <a href="mailto:info@warrenmcelwain.com">info@warrenmcelwain.com</a>, subject: Rhodes.