Rodgers, Robert "Bobby" Lee, Jr. (Trion)

Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Robert "Bobby" Rodgers
Robert "Bobby" Rodgers

Robert “Bobby” Lee Rodgers Jr., 52, of Trion, Georgia, passed away on Monday, November 19, 2018.

He was an avid Harley Davidson fan.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Lynn Rodgers; and father, Bob Rodgers.

He is survived by his mother, Joyce Rodgers; daughters, Ashley Rodgers and Lacie Holland; sister Kim (Chris) Higdon; brother, Greg (Nikki) Rodgers; grandchildren, Mahayla Bare, Omrie Bare, Riley Smith, and Wiatt Holland; nieces, Brooke Baker, Shaina Coker, and Tanner Rodgers; and nephew, Austin Rodgers.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 23, at Old Way Baptist Church with Brother David Thompson officiating. Prior to the service, Bobby will lie in state at his residence, 45 Simmons Road, Trion, Ga. from 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m.

Interment will be in LaFayette Memory Gardens.

Pallbearers are Greg Rodgers, Steve Blevins, Von Baker, Sarge Smith, Randy Balinger, and Randy Weaver.

Honorary pallbearers are Wiatt Holland, Austin Rodgers, Ricky Brown, and Chris Higdon.

Arrangements are by Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral Home, LaFayette.


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