Christine Ann Rashall Rhodes, 49, of Orange passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2008, in Granbury, TX.

Funeral service will be 10:00 a.m., Thursday, the 7th at Claybar Funeral Home Chapel in Orange. Officiating will be Reverend Joseph P. Daleo of St. Mary Catholic Church. Interment will follow at St. Mary’s Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5:00-9:00 p.m. Wednesday, with a rosary at 6:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Deacon Eddie Blankenstein officiating.

Christine was born December 22, 1958, in Orange to Willie R. and Peggy (Simar) Rashall.

She was a lifelong resident of Orange, a homemaker. She enjoyed reading and knitting.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Pat Rhodes; grandparents, Ophelia Simar Strack and C. L. Rashall.


She is survived by her parents, Willie R. and Peggy Rashall; grandmother, Velma Rashall; sons, Christopher Shawn Rashall of Orange and Jesse Allan Rashall and wife Rikki of Port Arthur; grandchildren, Jayden and Levi; brothers, Rick Rashall and wife Glenna of Seabrook, TX and Marty Rashall and wife Beth of Orange.