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1 of 8 | Posted by: Susan Rolley - Central City, KY

“Tony , Terri , Emily and families , I am so sorry David and I can't be there today. Have been thinking a lot about my friends JE and Ruth and the...Read More »
2 of 8 | Posted by: Marsha Greenwood - Lewisburg, KY

“The Rhoades family invited me to their home for Christmas one year. I was a Sigma Chi fraternity member and Tony G. was my Big Brother in the...Read More »
3 of 8 | Posted by: Darrell Fleming - Gallatin, TN

“So sorry to hear of Mr Rhoades passing. I remember him as a very dedicated and capable TVA employee and a great guy to be around. He was very...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Myron Callaham - Bowling Green, KY

“Prayers for the family. J.E. was a wonderful man. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Angela Francis Noffsinger - OH

“So sorry for your loss. JE was such a wonderful man. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Irene Harlow - Harrods burg, KY

“Terri,I am so sorry. Thinking of you and sending prayers for all of you. ”
7 of 8 | Posted by: Cindy Baird - Greenville, KY

“So sorry terri I loved your daddy and I love y'all so much too so sorry for your loss ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Sara Fulkerson - Greenville, KY

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CENTRAL CITY - J.E. Rhoades, 91, of Central City, died Thursday, December 12, 2019, at 9:37AM at his daughter's residence. Mr. Rhoades was born May 19, 1928, in Muhlenberg County. He was a retired electrical engineer for TVA, and a member of Cherry Hill Baptist Church. He was also a U.S. Air Force veteran. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Rhoades; infant daughter Adella Rhoades; daughter Debra Rhoades; and son Thomas J. Rhoades.

He is survived by his son, Tony (Shelly) Rhoades of Bowling Green; daughter Terri (Kevin) Rice of Central City; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be Sunday, December 15, 2019, at 2:00PM at Tucker Funeral Home in Central City, with Bro. Ron Metheny officiating, assisted by Tony Rhoades and Kevin Rice. Burial in Shaver's Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday after 10:30AM at the funeral home. Online condolences may be made at