Clarice J. Rhodes of Wichita Falls, Texas, died Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2008, at United Regional Hospital in Wichita Falls.

She was 81.

Mrs. Rhodes was born Nov. 21, 1926, in Miami to Edward McCord Jr. and Edna Ival (Doty) McCord. She lived in Texas for 18 years, moving from Miami.

She was a nurse at Integris Baptist Regional Health Center in Miami for 28 years before retiring. She was a member of the Royal Neighbors of America in Texas.

Survivors include four sons and their wives, Jim and George Anne Rhodes of Menifee, Calif., Jerry and Debbie Rhodes and Stephen and Nancy Rhodes, all of Wichita Falls, and Charlie and Wanda Rhodes of Quapaw; two daughters, Linda Whitt and husband Paul of Eagletown and Joyce Sherwood of Wichita Falls; one sister, Freda Halpain of Marble Falls, Texas, 16 grandchildren and 20 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Patricia Arznipou; one son, Don Rhodes, and one brother, Fred McCord.

Services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Bluejacket Cemetery, east of Bluejacket.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 8 p.m. today at Paul Thomas Funeral Home in Miami.