Marilyn Faith Rodgers, 91, of Huntsville, passed away Jan. 13, 2023, at WRMC.  

She was born Sept. 1, 1931, in Alhambra, Calif., to H.H. and Doris Bursell Pettz.

Marilyn married James Oshell Rodgers on Aug. 5, 1951, in Waldron, Ark., and together they were parents of five children.  She was a member of the Huntsville Assembly of God. She enjoyed quilting, gardening, and spending time with family.

Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one son, James Michael Rodgers; two sisters, Gloria Linnen and Daisy Ogden; one brother, Daniel Pettz; and one daughter-in-law, Vickie Rodgers.

She is survived by one son, Robin Roy Rodgers of Huntsville; and three daughters, Lynn Rodgers and Hallie and John Beer, all of Huntsville, and Cindy and Dwight Holloway of Chillicothe, Ill. She has seven grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

Private services will be held.  

In lieu of flowers memorials can be made to St. Jude Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105. 

Cremation is entrusted to Brashears Funeral Home and Crematory of Huntsville.