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Obituary: James Dale Rodgers, 57, Adair Co., KY

Mr. Rogers was a member of a prominent northwestern Adair County family and was retired from Waste Energy Technology. He was a member of Pickett's Chapel United Methodist Church

The funeral service for James Dale Rodgers 57, Columbia, KY, will be Thursday, September 24, 2009, at 10amCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville ST, Columbia, KY, with Bro. Herbert Janes officiating. Burial will in in Haven Hill Cemetery, 1276 Liberty RD, Columbia, KY. Visitation will be after 4pmCT Wednesday, September 23, 2009, at the funeral home.

James Dale Rodgers, Columbia, KY (February 4, 1952 - September 21, 2009)

James Dale Rodgers, 57, Columbia, KY, was born the son of the late Coakley and Elizabeth Edwards Rogers, February 4, 1952, and died September 21, 2009 in Columbia, KY at the age of 57 years, 7 months, and 17 days.He was a member of Pickett's Chapel United Methodist Church and was retired from Waste Energy Technology.He is survived by the following:
  • One sister: Sandra and her husband Gerald Norris, Columbia, KY

  • Two brothers: Larry Rodgers, Columbia, KY; and Mike and his wife Karen Rodgers of Mary Esther, FL

  • Seven nieces and spouses: Kim and Richie Keltner; Angie and Greg Smith; Monica and William Shuffett; Lisa and Ray Schmitt; Mary Rodgers; Debbie and Shawn Grass, and Whitney Rodgers

  • Three nephews and spouses: Terry and Rochelle Norris, Matt Rodgers, and Andy and Jessica Rodgers

  • And a host of other relatives and friends
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
This obituary was made possible through the support of Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, established in 1926, located one block off the Square at 200 Campbellsville Street in Columbia. To reach David and Cathy Martin, phone 270-384-2149, or E-mail: Large enough to serve comfortably; Small enough to serve personally.

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