October 4, 1926 ~ August 12, 2006
Born in: Asheville, NC,
Resided in: Asheville, NC
Asheville ~ Malinda Rhodes Wilson, 79, of Foxcroft Drive died on Saturday, August 12, 2006, after a long illness. A native of Asheville, she was the daughter of the late Gavin L. and Margaret Southers Rhodes. She was the wife of the late Arnold L. Wilson, who died May 8, 2006, and was also preceded in death by a brother Richard Rhodes. She was a member of Montmorenci United Methodist Church. Survivors include a brother, Paul J. Rhodes and wife Vondell of Asheville and sister, Mary Ann Pendley of Tucker, GA; a brother-in-law, Pete Wilson and his wife Jean of Asheville; nieces, Pamela Fish, Linda Case, Karen Pendley; nephews, Dusty, Michael and Vic Rhodes, Robert Pendley and Christopher Rhodes; several grand nieces and grand nephews. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 am Tuesday in Forest Lawn Memorial Park in Enka. The family will receive friends following the service at the cemetery. Memorials may be made to Mountain Area Hospice, P.O. Box 25338, Asheville, NC 28813.