S: The Rhodes Family
BC: Created by Courtenay & Jesse Rhodes 2012
FC: The Rhodes Family
1: Life brings simple pleasures to us every day. It is up to us to make them wonderful memories. | Mardi Gras - February 1963
2: Olive Estelle Wilford was working at the Federal Reserve Bank for almost 13 years when they met. She had held positions of: RR Key Punch, RR Tabulator, RR Sorter, and handled returned items.
3: Jesse Anton Rhodes was working for the Navy as an Electronics Technician - Civil Service at the base in Mobile, Alabama. Prior to this he had been in the Navy for 4 years.
4: Olive Estelle Roberts Wilford Allen Theodore Wilford Estelle's Parents
5: Estelle's Parents live in Jacksonville. Allen worked for the Railroad and Olive raised their 5 children.
6: The Younger Years Estelle 1930 Estelle & Ruth 1933 | Estelle
7: Estelle loved the Beach and during the 1940's she spent lots of there.
8: Jesse Ray Rhodes Bessie Jane Hall Rhodes Jesse Anton's Parents | Jesse was a Captain in the Merchant Marines for 36 years and Bessie raised their 7 children in Coden, Alabama
9: Jesse with his Mother, Bessie
10: Jesse Anton before his marriage to Estelle
12: Richard, born October 10, 1951, was Estelle's first son from her first marriage to William Hana. Bill was working on a construction site and died in an elevator crash. Most of his younger life, Estelle raised Richard by herself with the help of her parents.
13: Richard (Dicky) was 11 years old when Estelle & Jesse married. | Richard Gregory Hana
14: The Wilford's Fred, Pat, A.T., Ruth, Estelle and their Parents, Allen and Olive. | Wilford Family | Estelle, A.T. & Ruth
15: The Rhodes Jesse, Donald, Richard, Florence, Betty, Helen, Billy and their Parents, Bessie and Jesse. | Rhodes Family
16: Our Wedding
17: July 3, 1963 Bayou La Batre, Alabama
19: Time together having fun. Parties, Fishing, Traveling, and Ham Radio | Our House 1310 20th Ave North Jacksonville Beach, Florida 32250
20: Our Baby Jesse Patterson Rhodes | Proud Parents | Grandpa Jess & Jesse | Dicky holding Jesse
21: A baby is teddy bears and tickles, grins and giggles! | June 2, 1966 9:27 p.m. 6 lbs. 8 ozs. St. Luke's Hospital
22: Jesse Patterson Rhodes
23: Jesse Anton loved coaching Jesse in Little League.
24: Together as a Family
25: Mother | Grand Father | Jesse Patterson Rhodes | Jesse Patterson Rhodes | Jesse Patterson Rhodes June 2, 1966 Jacksonville, Fla | Olive Estelle Wilford Rhodes April 15, 1927 Jacksonville, Fla | Jesse Anton Rhodes March 24, 1935 St. Elmo, Alabama | Allen Theodore Wilford May 16, 1891 Jacksonville, Fla | Bessie Jane Hall Rhodes September 4, 1917 Picayune, Mississippi | Jesse Ray Rhodes March 23, 1913 Crump, Michigan | Grand Father | Grand Mother | Grand Mother | Olive Estelle Roberts Wilford March 15, 1884 Mobile, Alabama | Father
27: March 24, 1935 - July 4, 1994 | April 15, 1927 - May 18, 2010