Barbara J. Rhoads, 64, Bolckow, Missouri, passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014 at her home.
Barbara was born February 1, 1950 in Saint Joseph, Missouri to Norman and Anna Lee (Summers) Boswell. She attended New Point grade school and Savannah high school.
Barbara married Jerry Rhoads on May 13th, 1973 in Savannah, Missouri, he survives of the home.
Barbara was a press operator at Deluxe Manufacturing Corporation for 17 years. She loved horses, especially “Shorty” and delighted in showing them. Most of all, Barbara loved and was devoted to her children and grandchildren.
Barbara was preceded in death by her parents.
Additional survivors include sons, Mike (Dawn) Blackney, Maryville, Missouri, Jared Rhoads, Bolckow, Clay Stanton, St. Joseph; daughter, Dawn Chambers, Bolckow; 7 grandchildren; brothers, Russell (Stephanie) Boswell; Gary (Staci) Boswell, all of Savannah; numerous nieces and nephews.
Services 1 pm, Saturday at Heaton-Bowman-Smith Savannah Chapel, Savannah, Missouri. The family will receive friends from 11 am to 1 pm, Saturday at our Chapel. Interment Bolckow Cemetery, Bolckow, Missouri.
The family suggests memorial contributions to American Cancer Society.