Nelda Mea Rhodes, 87 was born on June 21,1932 in San Antonio Texas. She passed away on July 20, 2019 in Kingwood, Texas. She is preceded in death by her son; Lawrence Gable and daughter; Lynn Pescy. She is survived by her husband of 22 years, Ralph Rhodes and son; Kenneth Culpepper and daughter; Trudy Pouncey. Brothers; Sonny Boy Bandy, Bert Bandy and Leon Bandy. Sisters; Betty West, Patsy West, Leota Bandy Parish and Judy Bryom. She leaves behind numerous grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren. She was a life member of 50 years of Ladies Auxiliary V.F.W. #54. Visitation will be held at Rios Funeral Directors Chapel on Wednesday July 24, 2019 at 9am Following Services at 10 am, burial will be at Oak Park Cemetery in Alvin Texas.