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James Carrell Rodgers, Casey Co.,KY (1941-2012)

He was the patriarch of a large, respected Casey County, KY, family. He leave 45 direct living descendants and a 9 step-descendants. He was a retired bus driver and of the Pentecostal faith

James Carrell Rodgers passed away Tuesday January 31, 2012 at the Casey County Hospital. He was 70.

Funeral services are at 2pmET/1pmCT, Thursday February 2, 2012 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Don Clark officiating. Burial will be in Whited Cemetery. Visitation is Wednesday February 1, 2012 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home from 6pm-9pmET/6pm-8pmCT.

James Carrell Rodgers, Casey Co.,KY (1941-2012)

He was born April 9, 1941 in Casey County, KY. He was the son of the late Bill and Ethel Monday Rodgers. he died Tuesday, January 9, 1941, in Liberty, Casey County, Ky, at the age of 70 years and 9 months.

He was a retired bus driver and of the Pentecostal faith.

Survivors include his wife, Lila "Nellie" Clements Rodgers, of Liberty, KY, and the following:
  • Two sons: Mitchell Eads and Gary Rodgers both of Liberty, KY

  • Three step-sons, Michael and Jimmy Shreve both of Mannsville, KY; and Marcus Shreve of Campbellsville, KY

  • Four daughters: Shannon Mabel Castillo of Columbia, KY; Kay Lee of Dunnville, KY; and Ledia Patten and Brenda Williamson both of Liberty; KY

  • Step daughter: Kathy Hearon of Campbellsville., KY

  • Eighteen grandchildren;

  • Eleven great-grandchildren

  • And ten great great grandchildren

  • Five step grandchildren

  • Two brothers: Acie Vernon and Calvin Rodgers both of Liberty, KY

  • and a special friend, Fred Peavey of Liberty, KY
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by a daughter, Cleta Marie Rodgers; three brothers, Shearl, Earl and Junior Rodgers and two sisters, Marie Overstreet and Hazel Denson.
Funeral arrangements entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with guestbook available at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home Lila Nellie Rodgers,

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