Michael B. Roderick
Passed away Friday, September 28, 2018
At Starr Regional Medical Center in Athens
A native and lifelong resident of McMinn County, he was preceded in death by his grandmother, Frances Roderick; grandfather, Arlie Roderick; maternal grandmother, Nina McKinney; maternal grandfather, Leck McKinney; one brother, Tommy Crowder. He was an avid Atlanta Braves fan and was of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include his mother and father,
Mancel and Betty Roderick of Athens
One daughter, Ashley Nicole Roderick of Athens
Ethan Allen Roderick of Athens
Michael James Roderick of Athens
Three brothers and two sisters-in-law,
Chris Roderick of Athens
Anthony and Sandy Cochran of Cleveland
Jeff and Karen Cochran of Cleveland
Nola Ann Roderick of Niota
Teresa Cochran of Sweetwater
Numerous cousins, and other family members.
Special friend, Allen Purdey
Funeral services will be 7 pm Wednesday in the chapel of Ziegler Funeral Home with the Rev. Garry King officiating. Burial will be 11 am Thursday in Upper Spring Creek Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Justin Roderick, Zach Roderick, Tim Roderick, Wily McFarland, Calvin Wright, Allen Purdey, and Jimmy McKinney.
The family will receive friends from 5-7 pm Wednesday at the funeral home.
If you are unable to attend the visitation or service, sign the guest registry at www.zieglerfuneralhome.com.
Ziegler Funeral Home has been entrusted with the care of Michael B. Roderick.