Ana Rhodes, 68, departed this world for heaven on February 15, 2019, from her home near Silver City, New Mexico.
A Graveside Service was held at the Cliff Gila Mesa Cemetery on Monday, February 18th at 10:00 AM. A Memorial Service will be held at Calvary Baptist Church of Silver City on Wednesday, February 20th at 4:30 PM.
Ana was born on June 21, 1949, in Canton, China to Hen Yan and Lucila Yuen Lee. She attended college at Bradley University of Illinois, where she met and married Randy Rhodes. Ana was talented, speaking 3 languages, degreed in accounting, and gifted in art, sewing, and writing, but devoted much of her time to her family. She showed resilience and strength fighting health issues throughout her adult life. When speaking of the challenges, she stated, “I’ve learned to trust in God…. He is good and merciful. He is my rock and my salvation.”
Ana is very loved and will be missed by her husband of 43 years, Randy; 3 siblings (Enrique Lee, Alfredo Lee, and Felicia Lee), four children (Carina McNutt, Tracy Bell, Jodi Walter, and Justin Rhodes), 13 grandchildren, and many dear friends. Bright Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements, “Traditional Services and Care for your family and friends”, 210 W. College Ave., Silver City, NM 88061. Phone 575-388-1911. Remembrances can be made at www.brightfuneral.net