Robbie Fay Rodgers

20 September, 19257 May, 2021

Robbie Fay Rodgers, 95, of Fairdale, passed away on Friday, May 7, 2021. She was born in Cave City, Kentucky on September 20, 1925 to the late Wade and Annie Highbaugh. She was a member of Okolona General Baptist Church for over 60 years. She played the piano for many of those years and cherished her church family dearly. She was a loving and devoted Mother and Grandmother. In addition to her parents, Robbie is preceded in death by her 1st husband, Jimmie C. Kane and 2nd husband, Clifton Rodgers; sons, Steve P. Kane, Dennis R. Kane, Roy Rodgers and Jimmy Rodgers; 5 siblings and many other extended family members. Left to cherish her memory are her children, Phillip Kane, Jimmie (Valerie) Kane, Hope (Stan) Huddleston, Sherry Clifford, Timmy Kane, Peggy (Don) Warren, Jan Wilson, Ginger (Ricky) Martin and Jennie Rodgers; a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren and great-great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Geneva (Phil) Applebaum. Visitation for Robbie will take place from 2:00-8:00 pm on Monday, May 10, 2021 at Fairdale-McDaniel Funeral Home (411 Fairdale Road). A service to celebrate her life will take place at 12:00 pm on Tuesday, May 11, 2021 at Okolona General Baptist Church (1222 Bates Avenue) with entombment to follow in Evergreen Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made in Robbie’s honor to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.



  • Visitation

    Monday, 10 May , 2021

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    Tuesday, 11 May , 2021


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Jennie Rodgers

9 May 2021

This woman always made our family feel welcome and part of her family. She gave us all a key to her home from day one. In case we ever needed a place to lay our heads. She has been precious to us, as we always thought of her as an angel. Rest in peace Robbie.

Joyce Odom

8 May 2021

Robbie, Mother Annie, Grandmother Janie, and Aunt Naomi were all born on September20th.

Robbie was one of the sweetest of my cousins.

Kandie Kane-Perez

8 May 2021

Grandma, I’m sure going to miss you! I was Blessed to have you for so many years to teach me and guide me. I have a Lifetime of precious memories to carry until we meet again. My heart is going to have a hole in it for a brief moment, because you held such a special place. I love you ❤️ I can picture you in Heaven with no more pain and sorrow, with the biggest of smiles on your face.

Jeanette McCans

7 May 2021

Dear Family, so sorry for your loss. As a child, I remember Robbie being such a gentle person.
Jeanette Bohannon Eddleman McCans ,
Hooti’s daughter.

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