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Elizabeth ‘Joanne’ Rhoads


Elizabeth ‘Joanne’ Rhoads, 92, of Carlinville, previously of Plainview, passed away Friday, July 7, 2023, at Heritage Health Care in Carlinville.

Joanne was born on June 20, 1931, in Chesterfield, where she spent her formative years before moving with her family to Plainview.

She graduated from Carlinville High School and later became a 35-year dedicated employee with the United States Department of Agriculture.

Joanne was an active and devoted member of the Shipman United Methodist Church.

Joanne is survived by her son, Robert Rhoads (Michael Zemblidge) of Fort Lauderdale, FL; nephew, Kurt Rhoads (Nance Williamson) of Garrison, NY; nieces, Robyn and Sydni Stone of Denver, CO; and son-in law, David Haley (Becky Rhoads Haley) of Plainview.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Samuel Rhoads and daughter, Rebecca Rhoads Haley.

A private graveside service will be held at a future date in Shipman Cemetery.

Visit to leave condolences or light a candle in his memory.

Davis-Anderson Funeral Home, Carlinville, is in charge of arrangements.