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Sept. 24, 1943 – May 7, 2021

Donnie Lane (Kennedy) Rodgers, age 77, of Honoraville, passed away on May 7 in Atmore. She was born Sept. 24, 1943, in Greenville, to the late Woodrow and Nora Bell Kennedy.  She was a bank teller with Whitney Bank for many years.  She was a member of Antioch East Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

She is survived by her husband of 59 years, Herman Louis Rodgers of Honoraville; sons, Kenneth (Elaine) Rodgers of Atmore, and Richard (Sandy) Rodgers of Greenville; grandchildren, Jonathan (Danielle) Rodgers, Christina (Bryan) Weddle, Joshua Rodgers, Nicholas Rodgers and Andrew Rodgers; great grandchildren, Ryver Dye, Blakeleigh Rodgers and Jaxon Rodgers; sister, Faye (Tom) Matthews; and nephew, Bruce Matthews.

Funeral service were held Wednesday, May 12, at 12:00 Noon at Antioch East Baptist Church in Greenville with Brother Barry McCord officiating.

Active pallbearers were Jonathan Rodgers, Joshua Rodgers and Ryver Dye.

Visitation was held Wednesday, May 12, from 11:00 a.m. until service time at 12:00 Noon at Antioch East Baptist Church in Greenville.

Flowers may be sent to Antioch East Baptist Church. Johnson-Quimby and Dunklin Funeral Homes is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences can be made at

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