Eva Nell Rhodes, 93, of Parsons, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Westwood Health Care Center in Decaturville. Funeral services were held Friday, July 5, 2013 in the chapel of Young Funeral Home with J. Michael Wilson officiating. Interment followed services in the Weems Cemetery. Mrs. Rhodes was born August 28, 1919 in Perry County to the late Albert Polan and Sally Chapman Polan. In addition to her parents, she is also preceded in death by her husband, “Abe” Rhodes; son, Dan Rhodes; a granddaughter, Kathy Parrish; sisters, Girthia Beasley, Vera Beasley, Lona Mae Rhodes and Ruth Coleman; brothers, Willie, Raymond, John and Malcolm Polan.
Survivors include her son, Don (Mary) Rhodes; daughters, June (Charles) Parrish, Jane (Ray) Hinson, all of Linden, Judy (Bill) Campbell of Parsons and Bonnie Moody of Bath Springs; 17 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; and 18 great-great-grandchildren.