Family, Friends & Fellow Officers Remember...

Deputy Sheriff John Andrew Rhoden

Bell County Sheriff's Office, Texas

End of Watch Sunday, April 26, 2020

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Reflections for Deputy Sheriff John Andrew Rhoden

Rest in peace Brother....My thoughts are with your family, friends, and the members of the BCSO during this most difficult and tragic time....

LT. Joseph Ward, Ret
Jackson, NJ PD

April 27, 2020

Rest In Peace Brother in Blue.

“Blessed are the Peacemakers for they shall be Called Children of God.” Matthew 5:9

Detective D. Vaquero
San Diego Police Department

April 27, 2020

In Valor there is Hope! Rest in Peace

Detective Chris Welby
St. Charles City Police (Missouri)

April 27, 2020

Rest in Peace Brother in Blue. Thank you Hero for your courage, sacrifice and service. Thoughts and prayers for your family, friends and brothers/sisters in blue. Always remembered.

Officer Mike Robinson (Ret.)
Upland Police Dept. CA

April 27, 2020

Rest in Peace Deputy Sheriff Rhoden. Thank you for your Service.
My Prayers to your Family both Blood and Blue.

Cpl. Terri Albright, #668
DuPage County Sheriff's Office

April 27, 2020

Praying for peace and comfort today and in the days ahead. With deepest sympathy,

Rita Rocker
Deputy Executive Director
Georgia State Board of Pardons and Paroles

April 27, 2020

All give some, some give all. Rest in Peace!

Ptl. Bryan Waltz (Ret)
Avon Lake PD OH

April 27, 2020

I am so sad to see our county department has lost a brother to this. It is saddening to see this, rest easy officer...

Explorer Chavez
Temple TX Police Department

April 27, 2020

My deepest condolences to the family of Deputy Sheriff John Rhoden. May his soul forever rest peacefully in Heaven.

First Sergeant Thomas Webb, Retired.
New York State Police - Troop D

April 27, 2020

Rest in peace Brother.

Arrend Hoopes
Spotsylvania Sheriff's Office Va.

April 27, 2020

Sheriff Rhoden, may our Lord welcome you in His loving arms. He knows about your selfless dedication in keeping others safe while endangering your own life, and He will reward you abundantly. May He immerse you and your loved ones in His Divine Mercy. Rest in peace, good and faithful servant.

Jess Espinosa

April 27, 2020

I am sad to learn of the passing of a brother and hero in Deputy Sheriff John Andrew Rhoden. I know our Heavenly Father has welcomed him home into loving arms where he will now patrol the Golden Streets of Heaven. May the Lord deliver blessings, comfort and peace to his family, friends and all members of the Bell County Sheriff's Office, Texas.

Retired, T W Martinez
FOP member
State of New Mexico/JJS

April 27, 2020

Deputy Rhoden, your efforts that night are to be respected as are you. Thank you for your service. God Bless and may you forever Rest in Peace, Brother.

Ptl. Jim Leahy, Jr.
Harvard University Police Department

April 27, 2020

RIP, Deputy Rhoden. Thank you for your service. Praying for your loved ones.

Officer C Curione, ret.
Rochester Police Department, NY

April 27, 2020

RIP Deputy Rhoden. You served your county and your state with honor and distinction.

SFC William Farrell
US Army MP, Ret

April 27, 2020

Psalm 15
God bless.
Rest in peace brother.

Correctional Officer Paul Schanno
Hennepin County(Minneapolis)- Adult Corrections Facility

April 27, 2020

Day is done,
Gone the sun,
From the lake, from the hills, from the sky
All is well,
Safely rest,
God is nigh.

Thanks and praise,
For our days,
'Neath the sun, and the stars, and the sky,
As we go,
This we know,
God is nigh.

Officer Jason Riggs
Dept of Veteran’s Affairs Police

April 26, 2020

RIP Brother. God Bless You and your Family.

Sgt. Jeff Frederick 9197
Richardson County Sheriff's Dept., Falls City, Ne.

April 26, 2020

Rest in peace sir and thank you for your service.

Sr. Trp. Bobby White
Alabama State Troopers

April 26, 2020



April 26, 2020

"Blessed are the peacemakers: for they shall be called the children of God."
Matthew 5:9

Chris Di Gerolamo
Federal Air Marshal Service

April 26, 2020

Rest in peace Deputy Rhoden. My thoughts & prayers are with your family, friends, and the members of the BCSO during this most difficult and tragic time.

Sgt. Scott Seitz
Plainsboro Township NJ Police Department

April 26, 2020

Rhoden family and friends may God grant all of you with a speedy healng. Deputy Rhoden thank you for your Service to your Community and Department. Most of all thank you for your Ultimate Sacrifice in the Line of Duty.

Res.Sgt.Rudy Jones
Cuyahoga Falls,OH Police Dept

April 26, 2020

On behalf of POINT 27, we would like to offer condolences for Deputy Sheriff John Andrew Rhoden. Please know we are eternally grateful for John’s service and his ultimate sacrifice.

To honor Deputy Sheriff Rhoden, POINT 27 sent 27 Thin Blue Line Dog Tag Necklaces, engraved with “Blessed are the Peacemakers for they will be called children of God” Matthew 5:9, to the Bell County, Texas Sheriff’s Department for John’s partner and fellow deputies. POINT 27 sent Folded Flag Necklaces engraved with “Greater Love has no one than this; than to lay down one’s life for one’s friend” John 15:13 for Deputy’s Rhoden’s mother and father.

POINT 27 is a Non-Profit organization with a mission to strengthen and encourage members of the Armed Forces, First Responders, and their families, by sharing scripture on Dog Tags and Jewelry called Shields of Strength.

We will never forget and we are forever grateful.


Colonel David Dodd,
United States Army Retired
Executive Director-POINT 27

Detective Jerry M. Rhodes (Retired)
Dallas Police Department-Reserve Division
POINT 27 National Outreach Coordinator
Law Enforcement Liaison
[email protected]

Detective Jerry M. Rhodes (Retired)
Dallas Police Department Reserve Division
POINT 27- National Out Reach Coordinator
Law Enforcement Liaison

April 26, 2020

Dear Family of Deputy Andrew Rhoden,

As a retired law enforcement officer, I extend my sincere sympathy to you. May the Lord provide His loving care for you as you go through this time of sorrow and loss.

Jim Dowling
California Highway Patrol

April 26, 2020

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