Lucian Rodgers of Owensboro, formerly of Campbellsville, son of the late Grover Rodgers, Sr. and Clara Shreve Rodgers, was born November 4, 1932 in Taylor County, Kentucky. He died at 6:30 A.M., Friday, December 29, 2017 in Owensboro. Age: 85
He professed faith in Christ and was a member of Palestine Baptist Church.
Lucian was a retired farmer, worked as Houchens Market Manager for fifteen years and also served on the Board of Directors for the Green River Feeder Cattle Association for eighteen years.
He united in marriage to Wanda Conner October 19, 1952 and she preceded him in death May 10, 1993.
He is survived by two sons: Bart Rodgers of Summersville and Tony Rodgers and wife, Ronda of Owensboro; four grandchildren: Blake Rodgers and wife, Cassie, of Nashville, Tennessee, Alec Rodgers and Chrissy Milby of Greensburg, David Rodgers and wife, Kristy, and Amy Rodgers of Owensboro; six great-grandchildren: Ethan Rodgers, Grayson Rodgers, Blaine Rodgers, Judson Rodgers, Callie Rodgers and Annalynn Rodgers; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.
He was also preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters: Grover Rodgers, Jr., Maurice Rodgers, Alvin Wilkerson, Ralph Rodgers, Mayme Simpson and Aileen Richerson.
VISITATION: After 9:00A.M., Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at Parrrott & Ramsey Funeral Home
FUNERAL SERVICE: 11:00 A.M., Tuesday, January 2, 2018 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Dr. James Wedding
BURIAL: Palestine Baptist Church Cemetery
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