Holmes K. Rodgers

     Holmes K. Rodgers, 96, of Longview Drive, Bacova, Virginia, passed away on Wednesday, March 19, 2014 at the Augusta Nursing and Rehab in Fishersville, Virginia.

He was born August 21, 1917 in Williamsville, Virginia, the son of the late David C. Rodgers and Pricilla Stephenson Rodgers.

On September 15, 1969, he married Betty Frye Rodgers, who preceded him in death on July 27, 2010.

Mr. Rodgers retired from the Homestead Resort after many years of service. He was a member of the Virginia Chapel United Methodist Church.

He is survived by a niece, Beverly Jones & husband David of Fishersville, Virginia; and a nephew, Ronnie Keyser of Covington, Virginia.

He was preceded in death by a son, James David Rodgers; a brother, Robert Rodgers; and a sister, Lina Giles.

A funeral service will be conducted at 3:00 p.m., Sunday, March 23, 2014 at McLaughlin & Young Funeral Home in Hot Springs, with Pastor Lorrie Aikens and Mr. Johnny Woodzell officiating. Interment will be in Warm Springs Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Dickie Kershner, Robert Lindsay, Robert Baldwin, Eddie Green, Basil Fry, Bobby Fry and Gene Fry. The family will receive friends one hour prior to services from 2:00 – 3:00 p.m. at the funeral home.