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Mark Joseph Rhoades, 63
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Mr. Mark Joseph Rhoades, 63, of Rock Island died Sunday, May 2, at Cookeville Regional Medical Center in Cookeville. 

He was born Feb. 4, 1958, in Huntington, West Virginia, was a former truck driver whose hobbies included woodworking, fishing, and football. Mark was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Joy Vernon Rhoades and brother Charles Whitehead. He was a Christian of a non-denominational church.

Survivors include his wife of 43 years Synthia Rhoades, son Charles Joseph Rhoades, grandchild Pheonix Sarah Rayne Rhoades, and brother William Rhoades. Other family members and friends also survive.

Per his request, Mr. Rhoades will be cremated. No immediate services are scheduled at this time. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the family to assist with funeral expenses. Online condolences may be made at

McMinnville Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) May 7, 2021