Born 10-4-1909 -- Died 5-31-2004
Rhoda Frost-Hollis, 94, of Alton, Mo., was born Oct. 4, 1909, in Alton, Mo., and died May 31, 2004, at the Shady Oaks Healthcare Center in Thayer, Mo.
Survivors include five children -- Elert Hollis, Frances Hollis, Wayne Hollis and Kenneth Hollis all of Alton and Waif and wife, Debra Hollis of Independence, Mo.; 17 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchilden; six brothers -- Leonard, James and Floyd of Alton, Roy of Mountain View and Willie of New Florisant, Mo.; and Paul of Thayer; and numerous other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 58 years, Sherrill Hollis; her parents, Elisha and Cora Wilders-Frost; a son, Delbert; tree daughers-in-law -- Esther, Betty and Gladys; two grandsons -- Dennis and Kenneth Douglas; three granddaughters -- Lillian, Reta and Patricia; one great-great-grandson, Cody; seven brothers, Everett, Charlie Eugene, Joy, Fred, Lloyd and John one sister, Nora; and her loving step-mother, Nova Frost.
The funeral service was June 3 at the Clary Chapel in Alton with Bro. John Lewis Casey officiating. Burial was in the Hollis Cemetery with arrangements under the direction of the Clary Funeral Home of Alton.