BENTON — Vernell Rodgers, 88, of Calvert City died at 6:25 p.m. Tuesday, September 24, 2013, at her home. She was a member of Jesus Name Tabernacle.
She is survived by one daughter, Oneda Silver of Ballwin, Mo.; one son, Harold Rodgers of Princeton; four grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and one sister, Emmadale Egner of Calvert City. She was preceded in death by her husband, Haskell Rodgers, and four sisters. Her parents were Gus and Jennie Johnson Egner. Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, September 26, 2013, at Filbeck-Cann & King Funeral Home with the Rev. Mark Shumaker officiating.
Burial will be in Calvert City Cemetery. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the funeral hour Thursday, September 26, 2013, at the funeral home.