Mary Lou Rhodes
Last updated 1/20/2021 at 4:59pm
Mary Lou Rhodes, 93, formerly of Little River, passed away Jan. 14, 2021, at Quail Park, of Oro Valley, Tucson, Ariz.
She was born April 14, 1927, in Henderson County to the late Neal and Love Hamilton. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband, Yancy Ray Rhodes; sister, Juanita Hamilton; brother, Coman Hamilton; and grandson, Logan Barnhouse.
She helped shape Transylvania County during her lifetime, teaching at Pisgah Forest Elementary School and Brevard Middle School for decades. Her former students remember her for her fairness, encouragement and kindne...