Rhoden, Charles Edward (Ten Mile)

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Charles Edward Rhoden, 72, of Ten Mile, passed away on Tuesday, November 14, 2017, at his home.

He was a son of the late William and Mable Rhoden and was preceded in death by his wife of 52 years Donna “Granny” Jean Rhoden in July of 2016.

He is survived by his three sons, Lamar and Sheena Rhoden of Smyrna, Tn., Robert (Bobby) and Jennifer Rhoden of Alva, Fl., J. P. and Terri Rhoden of Ten Mile; grandchildren, David and Nikki Rankin, William and Tiffany Brinkley, Jeff and Brandi Hill, Jaremy Rhoden, Alisha Rhoden, Lily Rhoden, Eli Rhoden, Heather Waller, Charles T. Rhoden, Patrick R. Rhoden, Matthew J. Rhoden; great grandchildren, Preston Rankin, Logan Brinkley, Braydon Brinkley, Karter Brinkley, Neelie Mae Hill, Ledger Hill, Destiny Rhoden, Austin Rhoden, Titus Rhoden, Angel Waller, and Kaylee Rankin

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 18, in the chapel of Bowers Funeral Home with the Reverend James F. Cross officiating. Interment will follow in the Decatur Cemetery.

The family will receive friends on Saturday, Nov. 18, from 10 until 11 a.m. at Bowers Funeral Home.

You may go to www.bowersfh.com and sign the guest book and offer your condolences.

Arrangements are by Bowers Funeral Home, Inc., Decatur Chapel of Decatur, Tn., 423 334-3661.



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