Vera (Bid) Gilreath Rodgers, 99, of LaFayette, Ga., died Sunday, June 24, 2012 at her home.
Bid was born October 11, 1912 to the late Alonzo and Rebecca Mitchell Gilreath; and was also preceded in death by her 1st husband, Lee Mitchell; second husband, Donald (Don) Rodgers; and children, Marliee Ann Morrison and Robert (Bob) Rodgers.
She was a member of the Corinth Baptist Church.
She is survived by daughter, Irene (Johnny ) Rodgers Cook of LaFayette; son, Donnie (Mary) Rodgers Ringgold; dear friends, Kathy and Danny Carrington; ten grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.
Graveside service will be Tuesday, June 26 at noon in Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery, conducted by Rev. William Harris and Rev. Jimmy Weaver. Pallbearers are Marshall Kellett, Jimmy Ray Fickey, Harry Scott, Allen Ridley, Jerry Day, Ronnie McClure and Frankie Jones. Interment will be in Corinth Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends at the Funeral Home Monday, June 25 from 6-8 p.m.
The arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home of LaFayette.