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Peter Joseph Rodes

September 18, 1957 ~ September 24, 2021 (age 64)


Peter Joseph Rodes, 64, departed this world on September 24, 2021.  Pete was born in Michigan and found Sneedville and Morristown his home for 24 years, with his children and grandchildren.  He spent his time as a contractor and enjoyed playing the drums, along with the love for the Father above and His Word. He spent many hours sharing God’s Word and talking about his children.  He was diligent to uplift and support his friends with prayer and words of encouragement. 


He is survived by;

His mother; Mary

Brother; Gary

Sister; Tina

Wife (estranged); Ellen

8 Children; Christopher (Tiffany) Rodes, Joe Rodes, Deanna (Nate) Blackford, Staci (Jeff) Little, Megan Rodes, Miryam Rodes, Matthew Rodes and Noah Rodes

14 Grandchildren; Ayden, Asher, Amira, Avery, Aayla, Araya, Addy, Lizzy, Garrison, Sawyer, Jacqueline, Andrew, Gracie, & Teaghann

Great-Grandson; Milo

Daughter In Love; Holly Rodes

Several nieces and nephews

Pete will be missed by his family and friends; and is cherished by his children


A special graveside service will be held on Monday, September 27, 2021 at 2 P.M. at Narrow Ridge Earth Literacy Center in Washburn, Tn.

The service will be conducted by Steve Rushing

Friends and family are welcomed to celebrate Pete’s Life

Serving as pallbearers will be his sons; Chris, Joe, Matthew & Noah and special friend Terry Carroll

Serving as honorary pallbearer will be Larrald Dean Stotts


“May his memory be a blessing”


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McNeil Funeral Home in Sneedville in charge of arrangements

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Graveside Service
September 27, 2021

2:00 PM
Narrow Ridge Earth Literacy Center

Washburn, TN 37888

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