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Mary Rodgers, Casey County, KY (1930-2016)

She was a cook for 39 years for the Casey County Board of Education. Mary was a member of The First Baptist Church of Liberty. She was a native of Casey County, KY and a resident of the county at the time of her death. She was the daughter of the late Edward and Mary Ruth Wilkinson Grider and the widow of Edward T. Rodgers. She leaves 22 direct living descendants spanning four generations.
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Mary Rodgers of Liberty, KY passed away Saturday, April 23, 2016 at the Council Oaks Assisted Living in Nicholasville, KY. She was 85.

Funeral services are 12pmNoonCT/1pmET, April 26, 2016 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, with Bro. Jim Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Glenwood Cemetery. Visitation is Tuesday from 9amCT/10amCT until funeral service.

Pall bearers are Troy Sanders, Tommy Rodgers, Josh Rodgers, Bryan Grider, Ronald "Cookie" Cook, and Josh Hines. Honorary pallbearers are her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Mary Rodgers, Casey County, KY (1930-2016)

Born August 22, 1930 in Casey County, KY, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Mary Ruth Wilkinson Grider. She died Saturday, April 23, 2016, in Nicholasville, Jessamine County, KY, at the age of 85 years, eight months, and one day.

She was a cook for 39 years for the Casey County Board of Education. Mary was a member of The First Baptist Church of Liberty.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edward T. Rodgers; daughter, Beverly Jean Rodgers; grandson, Randy Lewis Rodgers; and eleven sibling, Ruby Lanham, Urine Wells, Katherine Boardman, and Melvin, Ray, Alma, Paul, Ralph, Lewis, Herman, and Charlie Grider.

Survivors include:
  • A daughter: Phyllis (and Jock) Sutherland of Nicholasville, KY

  • A son: James (and Brittney) Rodgers, of Liberty, KY

  • Eight grandchildren

  • Ten great-grandchildren

  • Two great-great-grandchildren

  • And several nieces and nephews
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In lieu of flowers, donations may be given to the Dementia & Alzheimer Association of Kentucky or The First Baptist Church of Liberty.

McKinney-Brown Funeral Home, 752 Campbellsville Street, Liberty, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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