Betty Jean Rodgers

Thursday, May 19, 2005

Born 03-08-1939 -- Died 05-11-2005

Betty Jean Rodgers, 66, of Horseshoe Bend, Ark., was born March 8, 1939, in Stevenson, Ala., the daughter of Carl Shavers and Julie Oliver Shavers and died May 11, 2005, in Calico Rock. She was married to Jerry Rodgers May 19, 1962, in Hernando, Miss., and worked for High Speed Electric in Memphis, Tenn., during her working years. She volunteered for Assembly of God Food Bank in Horseshoe Bend.

Survivors include her husband, Jerry, of the home in Horseshoe Bend; her father, Carl Shavers of Memphis; a brother, Johnny Shavers of Memphis; two sisters -- Donna Leggett of Arlington, Tenn., and Carolyn Daniels of Memphis.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Julie Shavers; and two brothers.

Burial was May 16 in West Union Cemetery in Millington, Tenn. Arrangements were under the direction of the Horseshoe Bend Memorial Chapel.