May 7, 1963 – September 23, 2017

Ricky Charles Rhodes, 54, of 2050 Levels Road, Columbia, died unexpectedly at his home on Saturday, September 23, 2017.

Born in Tyrrell County, May 7, 1963, he was the son of the late Charles M. and Doris Spencer Rhodes. He attended Columbia High School and spent his working years as a carpenter while operating Ricky Rhodes Construction Company. He was a gifted carpenter and was especially close to his family.

A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the water’s edge at Legion Beach with Steve Bryan officiating,.

Surviving are two sisters, Kathy R. Taylor and Penny R. Owens and husband, Mike all of Columbia; two nieces, Heather D. Roughton of Greenville and Hadley Myka Owens of Columbia.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Mitchell Ray Rhodes and Michael Paul Rhodes.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to P. O. Box 17, Columbia NC 27925 to help with funeral expenses.

The family will receive friends following the memorial service and other times at the home on Levels Road.

Arrangements are by Bryan Funeral Service, Columbia Chapel.