Rhonda L. Dinwiddie-Shively, 59, of Braymer, MO passed away Friday, June 9, 2017 at her home in Braymer. Under the care of St. Luke’s Hospice and her family.
Rhonda L. Dinwiddie-Shively was born in Buffalo, MO on June 21, 1957 to Linda Huffman-Dame and her Biological father Gerald Dame. In 1958, her mother married Freeman Dinwiddie and he became her father. She resided in Braymer, MO. where she provided daycare to many children in Braymer and Chillicothe for over 25 years. Ministry was her passion from the minute she accepted Jesus and was baptized in September of 1994 at the Highview Baptist Church in Chillicothe, MO. She has taught Youth Ministry in Braymer and Singles Ministry in Braymer and Chillicothe, Sunday school for adults and children, and she helped with Vacation Bible School. She loved spending time with family, friends and her babysitting kids.
She is survived by her dad Gerald and wife Shirley Dame of Phillipsburg; three children, daughter, Jackie Jackson of Braymer and two sons Ryan (Brant) and Mara McElwee of Braymer, and Caleb Shivley and Ronnie Murray of Braymer; seven grandchildren, Jerry and Morgan Jackson of Excelsior Springs, Derrick and Brooke McElwee , Nevaeh and Trey Scott, Paisynn Shively all of Braymer. She is also survived by her 10 brothers and sisters, Randy and Diane Dinwiddie of Dawn, Gene Dinwiddie of Braymer, Roxann and Nolan Miller of Chillicothe, Rick Dame of Freeport, Rosie and Doug Atkinson of Marshfield, Cheryl and Tommy Holloway of Lebanon, Ray and Karen Dame of Phillipsburg, Luke and Nancy Dame of Lebanon, Chris and Penny Dame of Grove Springs, Gearld and Rhonda Dame of Lebanon.
Rhonda was preceded in death by her mother Linda Dinwiddie; father, Freeman Dinwiddie, and brother Joe Allen Dame.
Memorials in honor of Rhonda may be made to the Anderson Ball Park in Braymer and left at or mailed to Heritage Funeral Home 3141 N. Washington Chillicothe MO 64601. On line condolences may be left at www.heritage-becausewecare.com,
Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Friday, June 16, 2017 at the First Baptist Church in Braymer MO.
Burial will be at a later date.
A visitation will be held at 10:00 a.m. (1hour prior to the service) on Friday.
Arrangements are under the direction of Heritage Funeral Home, Chillicothe MO.