Jimmy L. Rodgers, age 80, of Cookeville, Tennessee, passed from this life Monday, June 4, 2018 at NHC Healthcare of Cookeville.
He was born Saturday, November 20, 1937 in Cookeville, Tennessee, he was the son of the late Carmon and Buna (Sliger) Rodgers.
Jimmy was a loving Father, Grandfather, Great Grandfather, Brother, and Friend to all that knew him. He was a member of Stevens Street Baptist Church of Cookeville, and loved hunting and being outdoors.
He is survived by:
4 Daughters and Spouses:
Kathy and Billy Dyer of Cookeville, TN
Rhonda and Mike Breeding of Cookeville, TN
Linda Phy of Cookeville, TN
Kathy and Lafayette Cope of Tampa, FL
Brooke Dyer, Eric Dyer, Zach Phy, Ethan Breeding, Emily Breeding, Tyler Cope and Logan Cope
6 Great Grandchildren:
Kelly Phy, Skylynn Phy, Soriah Phy, Jacoby Phy, Joel Breeding and Charlotte Dyer.
Geneva Lee of Cookeville, TN
In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his Wife: Angie Faye (Gentry) Rodgers, 1 Sister: Jeanette Alred, 1 Infant Brother: David Denton Rodgers, and 1 Son-In-Law: Harold Phy.
Funeral Services for Jimmy will be held Friday, June 8, 2018 beginning at 2:00 pm from the Chapel of Crest Lawn Funeral Home with Bro. Tim Frank officiating. Interment will follow in the Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday June 7, 2018 from 4:00pm until 8:00pm and again on Friday, from 1:00pm until the time of service at 2:00pm.