June 4, 2022, 37, Rosewood –
Steven Brooks Rhodes, 37, of the Rosewood community departed his earthly life on Saturday, June 4, 2022 at home surrounded by his loving family.
A celebration of his life will be held Tuesday, June 7, 2022 at 6 p.m. in the chapel of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro. A graveside service will be held Wednesday, June 8, 2022 at 10 a.m. at Stantonsburg Cemetery.
Brooks was a native of Wayne County born on February 16, 1985 to Steven R. Rhodes of Goldsboro and Phyllis L. Cavenaugh of Goldsboro. He attended Cedar Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Sims. Brooks was known for his smile and hard work ethic.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his loving and supportive wife of 18 years, Cheri Rhodes; his son, Brooks Rhodes Jr. of the home; one daughter, Allie Brooke Rhodes of the home; one brother, Ricky Grimes and wife, Heather of Goldsboro; two sisters, Lesa Pease and husband, Larry of Goldsboro and Nicole Anders and husband, Chris of Pikeville; and a host of other relatives and many close friends.
The family is in the care of Howell Funeral Home & Crematory in Goldsboro.