Janie Carole Rhodes (Top)

Janie Carole Rhodes (Top)

Jan 4, 1964-Dec. 13, 2021


Janie Carole Rhodes (Top), 57, born Jan. 4. 1964, in Jackson, Tennessee, to William “Bill” N. Rhodes and Marana A. Inman (Simon) went home to the Lord on Monday, Dec. 13, 2021.

She attended Lake Ridge School System and Calumet High School in Gary, Indiana. Carole lived in Jackson, Tennessee, Linden, Crawfordsville and New Richmond throughout her life.


As a school-aged girl she enjoyed pompom, as an adult she was an avid gardener, enjoyed summertime and spending her days outside planting flowers. She also enjoyed home decorating/design and was a wonderful housekeeper.

Carole had a wonderful sense of humor and enjoyed laughter. She could awaken a room with her laughter alone. She possessed the gift of a giving heart and enjoyed helping others when able. She was a natural born nurturer and raised her children and many step-children throughout her life.

She is survived by son Brenton Joel Rhodes; daughter Kristin Nikole Harrington; grandchildren, Allie, Zoee, Julius and Elias; mother Marana Ann Inman (Simon); step-father Danny Franklin Patterson; brother Robin Rhode; sisters, Brittny Seib and Brooklyn Dutton; and nieces and nephews, Peyton Rhodes, McKalyn Cramsey, Max Seib, Zyah Dutton, Addie Seib and Kyren Dutton.

She was preceded in death by father William “Bill” N. Rhodes; step-son Jonnie P. Evans; and twin grandbabies born in heaven December of 2006 to her daughter Kristin.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to any of these causes —, American Diabetes Association or American Stroke Association.

A celebration of life for family and close friends will be determined and announced at a later date.

Indiana Funeral Care, Indianapolis, is assisting the family.





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