Mary Isabella Rhodes

June 27, 1941 – Feb. 11, 2021


Mary Isabella Rhodes, 79, of Henrietta, died Thursday morning at home. She was born in Atkinson Mills, daughter of the late Raymond Earl and Dora Virginia (Eby) Sunderland.

She married Clair E. Rhodes on Dec. 25, 1961, in McConnellstown.

She is survived by her husband; three children: Clair “Shorty” Rhodes of Hopewell, Virginia Marks and husband, Harry, of Roaring Spring and Juanita Long and husband, Tim, of New Enterprise; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren; two sisters, Jean Holsinger of Huntingdon and Diana Heffner and husband, Maurice, of Hesston; and a brother, Earl Sunderland and wife, Deb, of Alexandria.

She was preceded in death by a son, Raymond “Chip” Rhodes.

Mary was a 1959 graduate of Mount Union High School.

She was previously employed at Cove Shoe Co., Roger Keith Cabinet Shop and the Roaring Spring Blank Book Co.

She enjoyed going to sales, crocheting and her trips to Rocky Gap Casino.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb 14, 2021, at Todd T. Thompson Funeral Home Inc., Roaring Spring, where a funeral service will be held at 4 p.m. by Pastor Tim Guyer. Interment will be made at Huntingdon Memorial Gardens.

Contributions in Mary’s memory may be given to Cove Cause For Cancer, 343 Ponderosa Lane, Roaring Spring, PA 16673.