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Leona Belle Rhodes

September 13, 1917 — February 27, 2020

Leona Belle Rhodes, age 102, of Erwin, TN and formerly of Preble County, OH passed away on Thursday, February 27, 2020 in Tennessee. She was born September 13, 1917 Preble County to the late Earle M. and Lela Alice (Dunlap) Bailey. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband Lawrence Rhodes in 1988; sisters Mary Alice, Viola Mae and Minnie; and brother Junior. She is survived by her children: Lora, Leon, Lana and Larry; grandchildren: Loretta, Bill, Letha, Lila, Michelle, Aaron, Walker, Alaina, Lauren, and Laramie; and brothers: Wayne, Harold and Eugene. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am on Wednesday, March 4, 2020 at Mound Hill Cemetery (new section) in Eaton. Girton Schmidt & Boucher Gard Funeral Home, Eaton is assisting with arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be sent to 9th Street Baptist Church (LLL Sunday School Class), 310 9th Street, Erwin, TN 37650. Online condolences and other remembrances may be sent to the family by visiting
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