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Robert Henry Rodgers

Thursday, January 8, 2004

Born 5-15-1917 -- Died 12-30-2003

Robert Henry Rodgers, 86, of Hardy, Ark., died Dec. 30, 2003, at St. Bernard's Regional Medical Center in Jonesboro.

He was born May 15, 1917, at Newport, Ark., the son of Eula Bell Dark Rodgers and Inward W. Rodgers.

During his working years he was employed as a manager in retail groceries.

He was a member of the Spring River Baptist Church, and served in the Army Air Corp.

Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Rodgers of Hardy, Ark; two daughters -- Peggy Flynn of Moundridge, Kan., and Glenna Giles of Hardy; a twin brother, L. B. Rodgers of Batesville; seven grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters -- Kathryn Hall and Mattie Johnson.

The funeral service was Jan 2 at Heath Oak Hill Chapel in Hardy with burial in Bronaugh Cemetery at Hardy. Arrange-ments were under the direction of Heath Oak Hill Chapel of Hardy.

Memorials can be made to Spring River Baptist Church Fund, Hardy.