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Ruth Rodgers, 87, Campbellsville, KY (1933-2021)

Ruth Rodgers of Campbellsville passed away on Sunday, March 21, 2021 in Elizabethtown. She was 87 years old.

The funeral service will be held at 1pmET on Wednesday, March 24, 2021 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon Ave., Campbellsville, KY, officiated by Dr. Joel Patton and Dr. James Jones. Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

A walk-through visitation will be held from 5pmET until 8pmET on Tuesday, March 23, 2021, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Ruth Rodgers, daughter of the late Sie Wood and Callie Antle Wood, was born August 26, 1933 in Taylor County, Kentucky.

She professed faith in Christ and was a member of Palestine Baptist Church and had recently been attending Campbellsville Christian Church with her son.

She united in marriage to Maurice Rodgers August 19, 1950 and he preceded her in death December 11, 1986.

Ruth is survived by two sons: Doug Rodgers and wife, Patty and Ricki Rodgers and wife, Bridgett of Campbellsville; three grandchildren: Clint Rodgers and wife, Elizabeth and Megan Hatcher and husband, Daniel of Campbellsville and Rachel Rodgers Parker and husband, Michael of Lexington; seven great-grandchildren: Edward Coval Rodgers, Caili Rodgers, Grant Rodgers, Max Hatcher, Griffin Hatcher, Will Hatcher and Beau Parker; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Christopher Robin "Buzz" Rodgers August 30, 2018 and three brothers and four sisters: Allen Wood, Stanley Wood, James Wood, Opal Nelson, Dixie Schnell, Margaret Stalker and Joyce Wolford.

Pallbearers: Larry Colvin, Larry Cox, Daniel Hatcher, Michael Parker, Bobby Rodgers, Grant Rodgers

Honorary Pallbearer: Dale Wolford

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations to Gideon Bibles and may be made at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home.

Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at

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Ruth Rodgers, 87, Campbellsville, KY (1933-2021)

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