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Melvin Donald Rhodes

Melvin Donald Rhodes, 78, of Clanton, died Feb. 5 at his residence.

He was born on Nov. 9, 1936, in Chilton County, son of the late Bud Rhodes and the late Susie Cleckley Rhodes.

He was a retired iron worker.

Surviving are wife, Marie Cleckler Rhodes of Clanton; son, Jerry Rhodes of Clanton; three daughters, Ann (Kenny) Courtney of Clanton, Debbie (Rickie) Easterling and Sherrie (James) Heflin, all of Clanton; eight grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.

Friends will be received from 1-2 p.m. on Feb. 8 at Clanton Church of God, with services at 2 p.m. The Rev. Billy Boatwright and the Rev. Joey Boatwright will be officiating.

Interment will follow in Mt. Pisgah Cemetery, Clanton. Martin Funeral Home directing.

You may leave online condolences for the family on the guest registry, www.martinfuneralhomeinc.com.