Bobbie Rodgers

Bobbie Rodgers

Bobbie Jean Stephenson Rodgers, 83, of Monticello passed away March 2, 2014 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.

She was a homemaker, owner/operator of Rodgers Jewelry and Gifts in Monticello during the early 1980s, and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.

Mrs. Rodgers was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, sister and a friend to many.

She was born March 27, 1930 in the Greenhill Community and was the daughter of the late Guy Stephenson and Bertie Andrews Stephenson.

Mrs. Rodgers was also preceded in death by three sisters, Jeanette Deal, Evalene Holloway and Ruby Lynn Stedman.

Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Jimmie Rodgers of Monticello; two sons, Jimmie L. Rodgers and wife Aundie and Randy S. Rodgers and wife Vanessa both of Crossett; two brothers, Bill Stephenson and wife Betty and Travis Stephenson and wife Eleanor both of Greenhill; three granddaughters, Amber Pope and husband Mason of Crossett, Shana Marquis and husband Tony of Shreveport, La. and Brandi Dodson and husband Frank of Crossett; six great-grandchildren, Anna Kate and Grace Pope, Madison and Macy Marquis, Ty and Lana Dodson.

Funeral services will be held March 4 at 2 p.m. at Stephenson Dearman Funeral Home in Monticello. Burial will be at the Green Hill Cemetery in Drew County.