ADVANCE - Jean F. Rhodes, 71, died Nov. 9, 2002, at St. Francis Medical Center in Cape Girardeau.
Born Feb. 17, 1931, in St. Louis, daughter of Margaret Whithington Requarth Lockhart of Dexter and the late Frank Requarth, she was a member of the Advance United Methodist Church and TNT Women's Club of Advance. She had also been a Girl Scout leader.
On Jan. 24, 1948, at Advance, she married Bill Rhodes who preceded her in death on July 10, 1993.
Survivors in addition to her mother include: one son, Billy Rhodes of Advance; two daughters, Kathy Kinder of Sikeston and Amy Winchester of Advance; one brother, Gerry Requarth of Murray, Ky.; one sister, Jane Ann Pindell of Dexter; five grandchildren, G.W. Gilmore III of Sikeston Leeanee Price of Mount Carmel, Ill., Amanda Bird, Abby Winchester and Billy Rhodes III of Advance; and two great-granddaughters, Hallie Jean of Advance and Alexis Price of Mount Carmel.
A memorial service is scheduled for 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Advance United Methodist Church with the Rev. Tom Zych and the Rev. Dale Wiseman, officiating.
Burial will take place at a later date in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery near Advance.
Morgan Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be sent to the Stoddard County Children's Home.