Obituary: Raymond Rodgers

Posted by : admin | On : September 21, 2012

Raymond Rodgers, of Malakoff, passed away on Sept. 12, 2012 at the age of 81.
He was born in Grapevine on Nov. 27, 1930 to Archie and Ora Ethel Rodgers.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Laverne Rodgers. He is also survived by many nieces and nephews: Melvin, Norma Jean, David, Victoria, Deborah, Richard, Harrell, Ora Mae, John, Trudy, Paul, Peter, Steven,, Phillip, David, Samuel, Wilda, Charles, Wanda, Joy, George Allen, Elaine, Neba, Pasty, Doris, and Mary Ellen.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Archie and Ora Ethel Rodgers; and eight siblings.
Visitation for Mr. Rodgers was held 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 13, at the Huckabee-Tomlinson Funeral Home, Malakoff. Services were held 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 14, at the funeral home with Bro. Jim White officiating. Interment followed in the Post Oak Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Melvin Ruyle, Harrell Rodgers, Richard Rodgers, David Calder, John Etheridge, and Ronald Ruyle.
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