Vernon C. Rodgers, 89, of North Little Rock, died Wednesday, Jan. 1, 2014.

He was born in Christian County, Ky. to Oliver Lewis and Bonnie Mae Cunningham Rodgers.

His parents; and grandsons, Kevin Noyes and Gary Lynn Roberts, Jr, preceded him in death.

He is survived by his wife, Lavene; daughters, JoAnna Healy Stahl of Ft. Myers. Fla., and Regina Roberts and husband Gary of Sherwood; son, Clarence Harwell and wife Nelda of Cabot; grandchildren, Patrick, Sarah, Charli, Aaron, Cheryl and Allison; four great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; sisters, Agnes Madden of Dixon, Ky., and Naomi Olgesby of White Plains, Ky.; brother, Cleatis Rodgers of Dixon, Ky.; and host of other family and friends.

Funeral service was held Monday, Jan. 6; interment followed at Rest Hills Memorial Park.

Memorial donations may be made to American Heart Association, P.O. Box 1653, Topeka, KS 66601-1653.

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