Mr. John Phillip "Buddy" Rodgers, age 26, of Olive Hill, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 28, 2016, at his residence.
He was born Sept. 26, 1990, in Rowan County, a son of Connie Buckler Rodgers of Olive Hill, Kentucky, and the late John Wylie "Bud" Rodgers.
Buddy worked for Amer-Core as a College Coach and loved playing music and coaching soccer at West Carter High School.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, John and Marie Watson Rodgers and his maternal grandparents, Kenneth and Wanda Duncan Buckler.
In addition to his mother, Buddy is survived by the love of his life, Paige Tackett of Olive Hill. He also leaves several uncles, aunts, cousins, other family members and friends who will sadly miss him.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, with Brother Rob Perry officiating. Burial will follow in the Henderson Cemetery on State Route 59 in Carter County.
Friends may visit from 6 p.m. to 9 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3, 2016, and until the service hour on Tuesday at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West Highway US 60, Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164.
Family and friends will serve as pallbearers.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.
Published on September 30, 2016