Donnell Rhody

January 16, 1925November 23, 2012

Donnell Rhody “Don”, age 87, passed away Nov 23, 2012 in Edmond, OK. He was born Jan 16, 1925 in Knox, IN to Cecil and Benaldine Rhody. Don attended Indiana University and served our country in the military during WWII. He lived in Garland, TX before moving to OK in 2012. Don worked as an executive for several companies, retiring from InterContinental Manufacturing in 1985 as Vice President. He was a 32nd degree Mason and received his 55 year Mason award and Shriner of North America. Don married Jeanne(Bogan) Rhody on March 15, 1947. He is survived by Jeanne, his loving wife of 65 years; daughter and son-in-law, Lynne Alexander and husband John; 8 grandchildren, Jeannie LeBlanc and husband Chris, Julie LeBlanc and husband Taber, Janna Koehn and husband Josh, Jill Hodges and husband Justin , Jacey Massey and husband Cort, all of Edmond, OK, Michael Rhody, Stephen Rhody and Shannon Rhody, all of Winter Springs, FL; 12 great-grandchildren with one expected in February; 2 brothers, Gerald and William Rhody and 3 sisters, Ruth Eileen Tsetse, Sue Hewlett and Beverly Jane Stahl. Don was preceded in death by his parents; three sons, Michael, Stephen and Craig Rhody; and one brother, Richard Rhody. Services to honor Don will be held 2:00 p.m., Tues, Nov 27, 2012 at the Baggerley Funeral Home Chapel with Graveside services to follow on Wednesday, Nov 28, 2012, 2:00 p.m. at Restland Cemetery in Dallas, TX. Services entrusted to the care of Baggerley Funeral Home of Edmond, Oklahoma.


  • Funeral Service Tuesday, November 27, 2012

Donnell Rhody

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