Posted by Shannon Rigsby on Tuesday, January 24, 2012 at 12:35:47 pmFuneral services will be held for Anna Ruth Rodgers, 77, of Ninnekah, at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 26, 2012, in the Ferguson Funeral Home Chapel with Wayne Sharp officiating.
Anna Ruth Rodgers was born on Sept. 19, 1934, in Munday, Texas, the daughter of Lyle and Lucille (Shaw) Stodghill. She died on Monday, Jan. 23, 2012, at home in Ninnekah.
On Dec. 6, 1982, she married Charley Rodgers in Wellington, Texas. They eventually settled down in Ninnekah and she gained employment at Johnston’s Auto Supply, retiring in 1998. She was a member of the Grace Baptist Church in Chickasha.
Ruth loved the outdoors and spent many hours in her garden tending to her flowers and plants. She loved to spend time with her family and was a very devoted wife, mother, grandmother, sister, and friend.
She was preceded in death by: both parents; one son, David Peek; two sisters, Jane Rose and Betty Lemaster; and one brother, Herbert Stodghill.
Survivors include husband, Charley Rodgers of the home; three sons and daughters-in-law, Jimmy and Selena Peek of Santa Fe, Texas, John and Joy Peek of Houston, Texas, and Mike and Brenda Rodgers of Chickasha; one daughter, Terri Hayes of Pioneer; two sisters, Marie Williams of Wheeler, Texas, and Sue Groce of Huntington Beach, Calif.; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Interment will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27, 2012, in the Johnson Memorial Cemetery in Munday, Texas, under the direction of Ferguson Funeral Home.