Judith K. Rhoads


Judith K. "Judy" Rhoads, 79, of Marshall, Ill., passed away at 4:15 a.m. Friday, June 14, 2019 at the residence of her son.
Judy was born Nov. 19, 1939 in the Clarksville area of Clark County, the daughter of the late Oscar and Lucille Morecraft Kirchner. She was also preceded in death by a daughter, Julee, and siblings Reba Buckner, John D. Kirchner, Pearl Mollett and Connie Cooper.
Surviving are her children: Jacque (Duane) Low of Marshall, Tracy (Paul) Ellshoff of Dennison, Tony Snyder of Valdosta, Ga. and Brooks (Sherry Lindy) Rhoads of Huntingburg, Ind.; grandchildren Neal Low, Jillian Low, Mackenzie Snyder, Kylee Snyder, Kayla Rhoads, Lukas Rhoads, Summer Rhoads and Lexie Rhoads; two sisters, Deloris Maurer and Kay (Richard) Williams, both of Marshall, and several nieces and nephews.
She received her B.S. from Purdue University and her M.S. from Indiana State University. She taught in the Marshall school district for 33 years prior to her retirement.
Judy was a member of the First Congregational Church of Marshall, Marshall Education Association, Illinois Education Association, Clark County Retired Teachers and the Marshall Garden Club.
A time of sharing memories will be at 7 p.m. Saturday at Pearce Funeral Home. Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Saturday. For those desiring, memorial contributions may be made to the Marshall Schools Foundation.
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Published on June 16, 2019
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Sandi Green
Jun 18, 2019
To a special person I got to know and share time with tks for the memories..Rest in peace God Bless