Thelma L. Grubaugh
MOUNT VERNON — Thelma Louise Grubaugh, 82, of Wooster Road, Mount Vernon, passed away Sunday, Sept. 26, 2004, at Whispering Hills Care Center.
She was born March 14, 1922, in Washington Court House to Harry James and Margaret (Wilson) Carmichael. She was a member of the Praise Chapel Fellowship Church.
She is survived by her son, Hugh (Ellen) Grubaugh Sr. of Wakefield; eight grandchildren, Hugh (Katie) Grubaugh Jr., Everett James (Benny) Grubaugh, Cindy Grubaugh, William Grubaugh, Glenna Grubaugh, Terry Alberts, Mary Alberts and Ellen Grubaugh, a brother, Harry Carmichael Jr. of Missouri; and two sisters, Jeannie Damron of Florida and Barbara Cheek of Missouri.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Everett Allen Grubaugh, in 1993; two sisters, Mildred Everhart and Dorothy Temple; and a brother, John Carmichael.
Graveside service will be Thursday at 11 a.m. in Forest Cemetery at Fredericktown. These arrangements are under the care and direction of the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Knox County, 302 E. High St., Mount Vernon 43050. This obituary and guest registry may be viewed online at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
William H. Rhodes
MOUNT VERNON — William H. Rhodes, 83, of Mount Vernon died Sept. 24, 2004, at the Country Court Nursing Center in Mount Vernon.
William was born Dec. 22, 1920, in Gay, W.Va., to Alfred and Ada (Tolley) Rhodes. He had owned the Rhodes Insurance Agency in Columbus for many years and moved to Mount Vernon eight years ago. William was a veteran of World War II when he served with the Army Air Corps. He was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Mount Vernon.
Surviving are his wife, Persia (Bricker) Campbell Rhodes; his three sons, William (Patricia) Rhodes and Barry (Elaine) Rhodes, both of Mount Vernon, and Thomas (Sandra) Rhodes of Atlanta, Ga.; two stepsons, James (Betty) Campbell of Fredericktown and Robert Campbell of Mount Vernon; seven grandchildren; three stepgrandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a stepgreat-grandchild; and his sister, Naomi Neville of Racine.
Besides his parents he was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Virginia Rhodes; his sister, Aldena Rhodes; and his brother, Harry Rhodes.
There will be no calling hours. A memorial service will be Saturday at 7 p.m. at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Mount Vernon. Private graveside service will be held in Forest Lawn Cemetery in Columbus.
Arrangements are under the care and direction of the Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home in Mount Vernon.
Memorial contributions can be made to Jehovah’s Witnesses Kingdom Hall in Mount Vernon.
This obituary and online condolences are at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.