Eric Rhodes

Eric Duane Rhodes

December 1, 1964 - January 26, 2020

Visitation Location: Roush Funeral Home

Visitation Hours: Friday, January 31 (11AM-1PM)

Funeral Service Location: Roush Funeral Home

Funeral Service Time: Friday, January 31 (1PM)

Eric Duane Rhodes, 55, of Ravenswood, WV, passed away on January 26, 2020, at Jackson General Hospital in Ripley, WV.

He was born on December 1, 1964, in Gallipolis, Ohio. He was a mentor for Mountaineer Challenge; an apprentice at IBEW Local Union 968; former member of USWA Local 5668; a certified welder, and laborer at Niche Polymer. Eric was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving in the Gulf War.

He is survived by his mother, Linda Johnson; wife, Tammy Metts Rhodes; children, Hannah Rhodes, and Jessica Beckham; grandchildren, Kaitlynn, William, Alexis, Emily, Alphie, and Anna. Eric was raising his grandson William like a son.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Elizabeth Rhodes; maternal grandparents, Bud and Ruby Cochran; and former wife, Lisa Ann.

The funeral service will be held on Friday, January 31, 2020, at 1:00 pm at Roush Funeral Home in Ravenswood with Pastor Mark Price officiating.

Family will receive friends at the funeral home on Friday, January 31, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.

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