Rhoda Nachee Whitson-Davis

  • Born: April 16, 1957
  • Died: July 25, 2021
  • Location: Manassas, Virginia

Ames Funeral Home

8914 Quarry Road
Manassas, VA 20110

Tel. (703) 368-2814

Tribute & Message From The Family

Rhoda NacheƩ Whitson-Davis was born on April 16, 1957 in Richmond, VA to Ricardo Marvin Whitson, Sr. and Joyce Eunice Paige Whitson. Rhoda departed this life peacefully on Sunday, July 25, 2021.

She graduated from the Bishop Denis J. O'Connell High School in Arlington, VA and attended George Mason University, Fairfax, VA.

Rhoda was baptized Catholic and in her adult years converted to the Baptist faith. She later joined Mt. Olive Baptist Church, Centreville, VA. Rhoda had an infectious laugh and a bubbling personality. She was friendly but stern in her dealings with others. Her sister, Sharanda, stated Rhoda was her "go to" and "sounding board." She was the glue that held her siblings together. Music was her pastime. She loved the oldies songs and jazz music and attending concerts.

Rhoda worked thirty-three years as a Mail Processing Clerk with the United States Postal Service at Merrifield, VA, P&DC. During her employment, she received a 30-Year Service Award and an official commendation and recognition for her contributions to the United States Postal Service. Rhoda also received numerous other citations and awards.

She leaves to cherish her memories, her devoted and beloved husband, Perry Hugh Davis; parents, Ricardo Marvin Whitson and Joyce Eunice Paige Whitson; sister, Sharanda Wilson and brother-in-law, Byron Wilson, Sr.; brother, Ricardo Whitson; two nieces, Ashley and Jasmine; two nephews, Byron, Jr. and Ricardo; and great nieces and nephews. She also leaves behind a host of in-laws, relatives and friends.

The funeral home will be following COVID-19 measures. Temperatures will be taken at the door, masks are required, and social distancing will be practiced.

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Condolence & Memory Journal

I have sit back and thought about the past of when we were so very young . I wish we had stay in contact with each other . But here we are when I was told of your passing I couldn't believe it but I know we are not here forever. Rhoda I will miss you dearly my Cousin friend until we see each other again one day..

Posted by Deborah Davis Davis - Magnolia, DE - Family Friend   August 11, 2021

My deepest condolences are with you during this bereavement period. Lean, trust, and depend on our sovereign God for strength, comfort, and binding of heart. For He loves and cares for you.
- Janice M. Cyprian, Geismar LA

Posted by JANICE CYPRIAN - Geismar, LA - Friend   August 05, 2021


Posted by Mary Brown - Fayetteville, NC - Family   August 05, 2021


Praying for the family

Posted by Debra Patterson - Fayetteville, NC - Family   August 05, 2021


Sarah Williams Carver

Posted by sarah williams Carver - hope mills, NC - Family Friend   August 03, 2021

Sorry for your loss.

Posted by Effie Hill - Hope mills - Family Friend   August 02, 2021

My prayers goes out to Perry, Ricardo, Joyce and the rest of the family. Although words can do so little, you have my deepest sympathy on the loss of Rhoda. She had a warmth of personality and beauty of character that left a lasting impression upon all who knew her May GOD bless and keep you. Rest in peace Rhoda.

Posted by Aunt Ruth Whitson - Camp Springs, MD - Family   August 02, 2021

Deepest sympathy to the family and you in my prayers. God give you peace and comfort. Miss you so much.Roberta Coworker

Posted by Roberta Coleman-Toon - LORTON, VA - Friend   August 01, 2021

Offering our deepest condolences during this difficult time.

Posted by From the staff of Ames Funeral Home - Manassas, VA   August 01, 2021

My condolences to her husband, parents, siblings and other family members. I will never forget such a wonderful co-worker with a beautiful personality and attitude and an even more beautiful smile. Rest-in-Peace dear Rhoda...

Posted by Suzanne Campbell - Powhatan, VA - Coworker   July 31, 2021

Such a beautiful person inside and out. RIP

Posted by Jean Kelly Kelly - Inverness, FL - Friend   July 31, 2021

Aunt Rhoda will truly be missed. Her warm smile would always brighten my day when I seen her. Rest In Peace Aunty

Posted by Sharika Richardson - HOPE MILLS, NC - Family   July 31, 2021


Perry, Sandra and all the Family,
Our thoughts and prayers will continue to be with you. We are very sorry for your loss. May God's love and grace bring you peace.

Posted by Audrey Bates - Fayetteville, NC - Family Friend   July 31, 2021

Perry I am so sorry for your loss, praying for your strength & comfort during this time. God be with you!

Posted by Gwen Hood - Manassas, VA - Coworker   July 31, 2021


Perry, thinking of you and praying for peace and Strength

Posted by Lula Davis-Mccall - Dover, DE - Family   July 30, 2021

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