Former Holly Farms Executive Frank Rhodes Dies

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Frank Rhodes' story is one of success – success that came from dedication and hard work.

Rhodes, age 87 of Wilkesboro, died Thursday, Aug. 5, 2021, at Wake Forest Baptist Health – Wilkes Medical Center in North Wilkesboro.

Rhodes began a career in the poultry industry as a young man.

After a stint in the U.S. Army, Frank Rhodes went to work for Holly Farms. In just a few years he went from being a line laborer to supervisor, to plant manager.

Friends and family of Rhodes remember him for his generous nature, kindness and incredible work ethic.

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