Mississippi’s Fred Thomas “Dusty” Rhodes died Feb. 13 at the age of 72 in Forest, Miss.
Mr. Rhodes was a life member of the Mississippi Numismatic Association and active in many organizations around the state.
He was the creator of “Numisnet News,” which kept track of meetings and shows around the South.
Young Numismatist activities found ready support from Rhodes.
Two days after his passing, the Mississippi State Senate adjourned in memory of Mr. Rhodes.