Originally created 08/17/99

Mr. Cephas Rodgers



SALUDA, S.C. -- Mr. Cephas Rodgers, 76, of Pine Grove Road, died Sunday, Aug. 15, 1999.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday at Saluda Memorial Gardens.

Mr. Rodgers, a native of Saluda County, had retired as a labor foreman for A.M. Tuck Construction Co. He was an Army veteran of World War II.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Elizabeth Powell Rodgers; a son, Alfred "Punk" Rodgers, Saluda; three brothers, Hedgeman Rodgers and Harold Rodgers, both of Saluda, and Heyward Rodgers, Ward; a sister, Virginia Bouknight, Ward; and four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 7 to 9 p.m. today at Ramey Funeral Home.

The Augusta Chronicle Aug. 17, 1999