Skip to content

Linda Jo Rhoads

Linda Jo Rhoads, 70, West Plains, Missouri, formerly of Thayer, Missouri, passed away at 7:25 p.m., Tuesday, December 10, 2022, at Brooke Haven Healthcare.


She was born June 5, 1952, at South Fork, Missouri, to Joseph Henry Rhoads and Luretta Cook Rhoads.  Linda made jewelry and quilts and enjoyed crafting and making dog clothes.


She is survived by three sisters, Mary Ellen Rhoads Stewart and husband, Richard, Doylestown, Ohio, Sarah Elizabeth Rhoads Schmidt, Dupo, Illinois and Martha Ann Rhoads Hadley, Pottersville, Missouri; two brothers, Samuel Luther Rhoads, Caulfield, Missouri and William David Rhoads, St. Louis, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.


Her parents, two brothers, Joseph Daniel and John Allen, three brothers-in-law, Nathan Jefferies, Walter Schmidt and Carl Hadley, and one sister-in-law, Judy Rhoads, preceded her in death.


The family will hold a private graveside service.  Arrangements under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.  Online condolences may be expressed at