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Robert Russell Rodgers

Mr. Robert R. Rodgers, age 92, husband of the late Sara “Alice” Jay Rodgers, entered into eternal rest on Sunday September 1st, 2019.

He is survived by his son, Wyman (Blanche) Rodgers; daughters, Cordine (Jimmy) Todd, Sara Ann Padgett, Brenda Hewitt, Gail (Mike) Ruff; ten grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren.

In addition to his wife he is preceded in death by his parents, John Allen and Daisy Siegler Rodgers; brothers, Chester, John “Toby”, LeRoy “Roy”, Odell Rodgers; sisters, Thelma Snipes, Sally Rodgers; and son’s in law, Glenn Padgett and R.C. Hewitt.

Mr. Rodgers was a supervisor for Graniteville Company, a Mail Carrier for the postal service and was of the Baptist faith. He was a kind, gentle soul who will be greatly missed by all whose lives that he impacted in his 92 years on earth.

A funeral service celebrating his life will be held on Wednesday morning, September 4th, 2019 at 11am in the chapel of Napier Funeral Home. The interment will immediately follow at the Historic Graniteville Cemetery. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be: Dalton Fulghum, Justin Rodgers, Lawson Sellers, Warren Doolittle, Daniel Kraemer, and Phillip McFerrin.

Napier Funeral Home, Inc. 315 Main St. Graniteville, SC 29829, has been entrusted with these arrangements. To send an expression of sympathy, you may visit the guestbook at www.napierfuneralhomeinc.com

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Sorry for your family loss. Prayers for the entire Rodgers family from your Lanham Rd. friends Dana and Vonnie Jackson.

Dana and Vonnie Sep 4 2019 12:00 AM

Wyman and Blanche I am so sorry I will not be able to make it to the service but please know you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers.

Peg Randall Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Robert was a very sweet man..

Billy and Bonnie Godd Sep 3 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. Your dad was a very sweet neighbor with great tomatoes. Was a great help when my husband died.

Linda Simpson Meyers Sep 2 2019 12:00 AM

Keeping family in prayers.

David and Marilyn Seigler Sep 2 2019 12:00 AM