Janie B. Rhodes

Published 4:42 pm Thursday, June 26, 2014

ZUNI—Janie Britt Rhodes, 89, retired homemaker, died on June 24, 2014.

Born on Oct. 23, 1924 in Gum, she was the daughter of the late James G. and Ruth Cook Britt. She was also predeceased by her husband William T. Rhodes, Sr.; brother William Cook Britt and sister Rae Britt Sumner.

Mrs. Rhodes was a member of Bethany Presbyterian Church in Zuni.

Survivors include her daughter, Katherine R. Wright of Sandston; son, William T. Rhodes and wife, Carolyn, of Newport News; sister, Joyce B. Lee of Winton, North Carolina; and numerous nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Saturday, June 28, in Bethany Presbyterian Church, 5359 Zuni Circle, Zuni by the Rev. Dr. Steve Frazier, with entombment at Meadowbrook Memorial Gardens, Suffolk.

The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.

R.W. Baker and Co. Funeral Home, 509 W. Washington St., Suffolk, is serving the family.

Memorial donations may be made to the building fund of Bethany Presbyterian Church, P.O. Box 41, Zuni, VA 23898.

Condolences may be registered at www.rwbakerfh.com.