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Lonnie Beatrice Rodgers, Casey County, KY (1922-2012)

She was the matriarch of a large, respected Casey County, KY family. She leaves 60 direct lilving descendants. She was a housewife and attended Block Pentecostal Church

Lonnie Beatrice Rodgers passed away on Monday April 9, 2012 at the CaseyCounty Hospital in Liberty, Kentucky. She was 89.

Visitation will be from 6pmET/5pmCT,. Tuesday evening April 10, 2012 at the Bartle Funeral Chapel, 142 KY 49, Liberty, KY. Funeral services officiated by Brother Gary Lavender will begin at 3pmET/2pmCT, Wednesday afternoon April 11, 2012 at the Bartle Funeral Chapel in Liberty, Kentucky. Burial will follow in the Whited Cemetery.

Lonnie Beatrice Rodgers, Casey County, KY (1922-2012)

She was born in Liberty, Casey County, KY on Thursday, May 4, 1922. She was the daughter of the late Jamamia Bottoms Hardwick and the late Robert Hardwick. She passed away on Monday April 9, 2012 at the CaseyCounty Hospital in Liberty, Casey County, KY, having attained the age of 89 years, 11 months, and 5 days.

She was a housewife and attended the Block Pentecostal Church. She was preceded in death by her mother Jamamia BottomsHardwick; father Robert Hardwick and her spouse Elmer (Ted) Rodgers; twodaughters, Thelma Louise Rodgers and Ellen Rose Rodgers; four sons, Buell, Gary, Clead and Luther Rodgers, four grandchildren, two brothers; Hershel and Ernest Hardwick, three sisters; Mattie, Annie and Beachel Lee.

Survivors include:
  • Five sons: Clevie and (Betty) Rodgers, Kenneth and (Dorothy)Rodgers, Russell and (Doris) Rodgers all of Liberty, KY; Jeffery and (Jo) Rodgers ofRussell Springs, KY; and Larry and (Kathy) Rodgers of Columbus, Ohio

  • Two daughters: Sue Ratliff Rodgers of Nicholasville, KY and Kathy Dries of Lexington, KY

  • A daughter-in-law: Virginia Rodgers of Liberty, KY

  • Twenty grandchildren

  • Thirty-one great-grandchildren

  • Two great-great-grandchildren

  • And one sister Bonnie Giles of Campbellsville, KY
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Bartle Funeral Home, 142 KY 49, Liberty, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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