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Rhonda Doreen (Jones) Phares

December 9, 1957 - September 12, 2016

Memorial Services:  Saturday, September 17, 2016, 3pm at Davis Memorial Christian Church in Taylorville, IL.

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hummingbirdRhonda Doreen Phares, 58, of Springfield, IL died Monday, September 12, 2016 at her home.  She was born December 9, 1957 in Taylorville, IL to Roger Earl and Donna Lee Jones (Copenhaver).  Rhonda married Ronald Phares Sr. in Taylorville, IL, August 23, 1974.  She is preceded in death by her parents and grandparents.

Rhonda was a loving wife and mother of 42 years.  She loved spending time with her friends and family, especially her grandchildren and great granddaughter.  She was generous, kind, and full of life.  Her creativity has never met her match, whether crafts or home remodels.  She retired from St. John’s Hospital as an RN and was a member of the Community of Christ Church.

She is survived by her husband Ron, her children; Ron (Stacey) Phares Jr., Holly Mack, and Heather Barto, grandchildren; Jack, Max, Jane, Aria, Shelbi, Jacob, Sincere, Whitley, Madison, and Lauren, great granddaughter Alycia, siblings; Jennifer Ford, Bruce Jones, Lori Moliske, and Alan Jones, step-mother Linda Jones and several nieces and nephews.

A visitation will be held Saturday, September 17, 2016, 3pm at Davis Memorial Christian Church, 1500 West Franklin Street, Taylorville, IL.  A memorial service will follow at 4pm, followed by a fellowship dinner.

In lieu of flowers, Rhonda would like memorials made to Land of Lincoln Honor Flight:

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