Rhonda R. (Embry) Brashears, 58, Alexandria, passed away on Saturday, June 3, 2017, at Community Hospital in Anderson following an extended illness.
She was born on May 23, 1959, in Elwood to Robert and Karen (Rice) Embry and has lived in Alexandria most of her lifetime. She was a graduate of Alexandria-Monroe High School's Class of 1977. Rhonda was a manager at Rickers in Lapel for two years.
Survivors include husband, Coy Brashears, of Alexandria; mother, Karen Embry, of Alexandria; sister, Renna (Harold) Kaufman, of Anderson; brother, Bo (Jane Ann) Embry, of Cicero; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her father; sister, Michele "Missy" Chesnut; and nephew, Jarrett Kaufman.
Services honoring Rhonda's life will take place at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 6, 2017, in the Noffze Funeral Home, 501 N. Harrison St., Alexandria. Pastor Randy Weaver will officiate. Interment will follow in Park View Cemetery at Alexandria. Friends may call at the funeral home after 11 a.m. on Tuesday prior to the services.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society through the funeral home.
Online condolences may be made to owensmemorialservices.com.
Published on  June 4, 2017