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Debbie Rhoades

November 18, 1958 — September 28, 2020

Memorial service for Debbie Rhoades will be held at 7:00 p.m., Friday, October 23, 2020 at Grace Bible Church with Pastor Daryl Hilbert officiating. Debbie Lynn Rhoades 61 of Gillette, Wyoming passed away on Monday September 28, 2020. She was born on November 18, 1958 in Gettysburg, South Dakota to Kenneth and Joyce (Tennant) Archer. Debbie grew up on the family farm in SD attending a one room country school. She became a CNA and worked through high school and college helping people in a nursing home and to pay for her education. She became a RN. She moved to Wyoming to be near family. She began her career at CCMH and worked there until her health forced her to retire. Debbie was a precious daughter, sibling, honored mother, proud grandmother. Her spirit and all of our memories will always be with us. Debbie was a woman of love and dignity. Her faith carried her through the challenges of life and blessed others. Debbie is survived by her daughter Jessica Brunson (David) two grandsons, Kenneth and Riley and one step-grandson Zaiden. She is also survived by sister, Karen Archer and brothers, Kevin Archer (Corine) and Steve Archer (Traci); along with numerous nieces and nephews. Debbie is preceded in death by her grandparents, parents and three brothers. The family requests that no flowers or plants be sent. A memorial has been established for the education of her cherished grandsons. Memorials and condolences may be sent in care of Gillette Memorial Chapel 210 West 5th Street, Gillette, WY 82716. Condolences may also be expressed at

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