Ervin Thomas Rodgers, 78, formerly of Petal, died December 1, 2012 at his home in Jackson, Michigan. Services will be at 11:30 a.m., Monday, December 10, 2012, at Moore Funeral Chapel in Petal followed by burial in Runnels Cemetery.
Mr. Rodgers worked in sanitation for Schafer’s Bakery and was of the Baptist faith.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Rodgers; his parents, Joseph and Loner Rodgers; and six brothers and sisters.
He is survived by two daughters, Deborah Howe of Portage, MI and Amy Rodgers of Jackson, MI; three sons, Mitchell Rodgers of Temple, AZ, Michael Rodgers and Brandon Rodgers both of Hattiesburg; a sister, Helen St. John of Sandy OR; six grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be Monday from 11 -11:30 a.m. at Moore Funeral Home in Petal.