September 19, 1944 - January 6, 2022
Mr. Donnell Rodgers, Sr., age 77, of Shelbyville, transitioned from this earthly life to eternal life on Thursday, January 6, 2022, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday, January 15, 2022, at Feldhaus Memorial Chapel with Brother Herbert Lee Stewart officiating and Pastor James Crutchfield serving as eulogist. Visitation will be one hour prior to the service. The family thanks everyone for wearing a mask to all commemorative services. Donnell Rodgers, Sr. was born September 19, 1944, to the late Jerry Rodgers, Sr. and Mary Elizabeth Perry Rodgers in Nashville, Tennessee. He was educated at Bedford County Training School. He was a faithful member of Hurricane Creek Missionary Baptist Church under the leadership of Brother Joe Parks until his health began to fail. Donnell is preceded in death by his wife, Jo-Ann Robertson Rodgers; a son, Robert Rodgers, and two brothers, Jerry Rodgers, Jr., and Jesse Rodgers. He is survived by his daughters, Shawanda (Jeremy) Wells and Carrissia (Edward) Foy; two sons, Donnell Rodgers, Jr. and Jeffery Donnell Brown; a brother, Robert Thomas (Betty) Rodgers; grandchildren: Antonio Espy, Tristan Rodgers, Tyrique Wells, Da'Lionna Rodgers, Jeffrey Crutcher, Marcus Cross, Edward Foy III, and Robert Foy; one granddaughter, one great grandchild; devoted cousins: Carolyn Goodman, Waymon Lanier, Joyce Dawson, and Robert Lanier; brother-in-laws: Albert Ransom, Larry Robertson, and Oscar Cannon; sisters-in-law: Iris Robertson, Jacklyn Cannon, Brenda Rodgers, and Annie Bell Ransom; a host of cousins in Nashville, Tennessee, and friends, devoted caregiver, Jackie Jackson; a host of nieces and nephews. Feldhaus Memorial Chapel is assisting the family with the arrangements.
Mr. Donnell Rodgers, Sr., age 77, of Shelbyville, transitioned from this earthly life to eternal life on Thursday, January 6, 2022, surrounded by his family. Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Saturday, January 15, 2022, at Feldhaus Memorial... View Obituary & Service Information
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