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Phillip Rodgers

Wednesday, July 11, 2012

CHARLESTON -- Phillip Rodgers, 58, died July 5, 2012, at his home.

He was born Jan. 4, 1954, in Charleston, to the late Bryant and Amanda Moore Rodgers. He was a 1972 graduate of Charleston High School and a member of St. Matthews Full Gospel Missionary Baptist Church in Charleston.

He was united in marriage to Brenda Wade who survives.

In addition to his wife he is survived by two sons, Adrian Rodgers of Charleston and Brandon Lane of Sikeston; two daughters and one son-in-law, Natissia and Terence Small of St. Louis and Alicia Rodgers of Charleston; nine brothers, Willie Curtis of Bowie, Md., Ray Rodgers of Rock Island, Ill., Fred Rodgers and Bobby Moore of Charleston, Lenzie Rodgers of Mounds, Ill., Michael Rodgers of Ypsilanti, Mich., Sherdell Briggs of Iowa City, Iowa, the Rev. Wiley Reed of Cape Girardeau and Tommy Briggs of the state of Iowa; eight sisters, Diane Gorden and Delmarie Moore of St. Louis, Olestine Howard, Amanda Williams, Cindy Rodgers, Barbara Moore, Shirley Moore and Rose Graham of Charleston; and 16 grandchildren.

Visitation is from 10 a.m. until time of services at 11 a.m. Saturday at United Methodist Church in Charleston.

Burial will follow in the Oak Grove Cemetery near Charleston.

Williams Funeral Home of Charleston is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent at www.thewilliamsfuneralhomes.com.