Rosemary Rodgers

Rosemary Rodgers, 95, of Republic passed away Dec. 7, 2020, at Sonshine Manor, in Republic.  She was born Dec. 2, 1925, in Mt. Vernon the daughter of Hal Ray and Laura Jane (Buttrick) Richardson.
She was a graduate of Mt. Vernon High School and was an agent/broker for Rodgers Reality in Republic, which she and her husband, Rex, owned and operated for many years.
On Dec. 28, 1940, she married Rex Rodgers, in Mt. Vernon.  He preceded her in death on August 9, 2007.
She is survived by her daughter, Anne (Jack) Atkinson of Republic; son, Jim (Debbie) Rodgers of Wichita, Kan.; two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Hal James (Virginia) Richardson and Ray Gene (Betty) Richardson.
A memorial service was held Dec. 11, 2020, at the Crafton-Cantrell Funeral Home in Aurora.  Burial followed at the Mt. Vernon IOOF Cemetery.


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312 S. Hickory St.
Mt. Vernon, MO, 65712


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