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In Memory of

Charles E. Rodgers

November 8, 1935 - August 11, 2017

Obituary


SHREVEPORT, LA - Services celebrating the life of Charles Edward Rodgers will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, August 14, 2017 at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park. The family will be receiving friends for visitation at 1:00 p.m., the hour prior to services.

Charles was born to Guy and Sarah Rodgers in Rock Hill, SC on November 8, 1935. He joined the U.S. Air Force, became a cryptographer and reached the rank of Master Sergeant. He met his wife Barbara in England in 1957 and they...

SHREVEPORT, LA - Services celebrating the life of Charles Edward Rodgers will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, August 14, 2017 at Hill Crest Memorial Chapel. Interment will follow at Hill Crest Memorial Park. The family will be receiving friends for visitation at 1:00 p.m., the hour prior to services.

Charles was born to Guy and Sarah Rodgers in Rock Hill, SC on November 8, 1935. He joined the U.S. Air Force, became a cryptographer and reached the rank of Master Sergeant. He met his wife Barbara in England in 1957 and they celebrated 59 years of marriage. He enjoyed traveling and camping with his family. Charles served his country faithfully for over 20 years. After the military he began another career working for Snell's Prosthetics as a prosthetist for
artificial limbs. After he retired for a second time, he turned his hobby and talent with woodworking into a job he thoroughly enjoyed.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Guy and Sarah Rodgers and his son David GuyRodgers.

Charles was survived by his wife, Barbara Rodgers; daughter Kim Hutto and husband David; grandchildren, Ben Hutto and wife Lacey, Rebekah Colwell and husband Jacob and great grandson, Luke Colwell.