Farm Manager Mark Rhodus Dead

Mark Rhodus, former farm manager of Craig and Holly Bandoroff's Denali Stud near Paris, Ky., died Sept. 26 in Lexington. He was 47.

Rhodus started as an outrider at the Kentucky Horse Center. He later managed yearlings at Crescent Farm and was the farm manager of Good Fortune Farm before moving to Denali.

Rhodus' survivors include his wife, Theresa; daughter Amanda; and five brothers, one of whom. Michael, is in the horse business.