She was born Dec. 24, 1940, in Springville, a daughter of the late Elmer Chastain and Wylmoth Lee Studdard.
She was of the Seventh-day Adventist faith and a member of Bowman Hills Seventh-day Adventist Church.
She was a homemaker until after the passing of her husband then she later became a CNA in the Home Health Care industry. She loved her family especially spending time with them during their weekly “Monday Night Game Nights.” She will always be remembered for her beautifully handmade Christmas ornaments.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Harry Lee Rhodes; one uncle and aunt, Dr. Chalmer Chastain Jr. and Margaret Chastain.
She leaves behind to cherish her memory two daughters: Rhonda Black and her husband, Bryan, Kari Wilson and her husband, Lamar; one son, Lee Rhodes; stepmother, Bettie Chastain; one granddaughter, Megan Leigh Black; two half-sisters: Renee Chastain and Dawn Edgeman; a special aunt who was like a sister to her, Freda Price; and her husband, Fred; one uncle, Andrew Chastain and wife, Shirley, of Collegedale; numerous other extended family members, church family and a host of special friends.
A graveside service is planned for today, Feb. 10, 2014 at 11 a.m. in the Sunset Memorial Gardens with Pastor Mike Pettingil officiating.
You are encouraged to share a memory of Linda and your personal condolences with her family by visiting her memorial web page and guestbook at www.companionfunerals.com.
Companion Funeral Home and the Cody family are honored to assist the Rhodes family with these arrangements.