The Rev. John Truman Rhoads


The Rev. John Truman Rhoads, 81, a former elder in the Great Plains Conference, born April 2, 1940; died July 24, 2021. He married Jane Ann Glotfelty Rhoads in 1963. He served El Dorado First, Wichita St. Paul's and Oxford UMCs in Kansas until 1980, when he received a master's degree in education and taught photography at Wichita USD 259 for 25 years. He is survived by his wife; children Jennifer (Derek) Keller and Jamison (Kate) Rhoads; four grandchildren and a sister. Funeral services were held July 27, 2021 at First Presbyterian Church, 525 N. Broadway, Wichita.