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Obituary for David Austin Rhoads
David Austin Rhoads, born June 9, 1980 departed this life on February 11, 2013 at VCU Medical Center in Richmond, Virginia. David goes to join his beloved grandfather Edwin Rhoads, Jr. and grandmother Mary Elizabeth Rhoads; his great-grandmother Lillian Evans and his great-grandfather Dave R. Evans. David leaves behind his loving father and mother, Gene and Bonnie Rhoads, also his faithful, loving 14 year old black lab girl, Candy. He is also survived by his Aunt Carole Rike and husband Jim Rike, Uncle Larry Rhoads and wife Brenda, Aunt Judy Roberts and husband Tracy, Great Uncle Richard Newsome and friend Starla, his many cousins and family members, his many new friends and VCU staff whose lives were changed by David’s love. He also leaves behind very special friends Dr. Wayne LeGrow and wife Marilyn, Victoria Powell, Bell Sadler, H. Lee Townsend and wife Vicky, Pam Allen and husband Cecil Jr., Reggie Ferguson and wife Kari, Anthony Bowser and wife Tangela, Patricia Helen Hicks, Dennis Allen and wife Cecilia, care giver Debbie Whiting, Michael Otten, and Wilson Clary and wife Pat. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, 1:00, at Word of Life Assembly of God Church located at 707 Brunswick Avenue, Emporia, VA and will be officiated by Pastor Gary Moorehouse. Condolences may be sent to www.Echolsfuneralhome.com
Memorial Service, 1:00, Saturday at Word of Life Assembly of God Church in Emporia