NEW MADRID - April Deanna Shipman Rhodes, 42, formerly of East Prairie, died at 12:15 a.m. June 29, 2005, at her residence in New Madrid.
Born April 25, 1963, in Los Angeles, Calif., to the late Alonzo Paul and W. Anna Babb Shipman, she lived in New Madrid for the past three months, moving from East Prairie.
On Nov. 14, 1983, she married Terry Rhodes, who survives.
Also surviving are: four daughters, Alonna Garrett and Adriane Rhodes of Anniston and Terri Ann Rhodes and Rebecca Rhodes of the home; one brother, Paul Shipman of East Prairie; two sisters, Suzette Clark of New Madrid and Jill Shipman of Sikeston; and four grandchildren.
One sister, Celia Shipman Childers, preceded her in death.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. Friday at the Shelby Funeral Home in East Prairie until time for services at 4 p.m. Friday. Frank Thompson will officiate.