Roderick Sylvester Box

October 5, 1960February 26, 2019

Roderick Sylvester Box, age 58, went to be with the Lord on February 26, 2019. After a brief, courageous battle with pancreatic cancer. He was surrounded by his wife and children.

Roderick (Rod) was born on October 5, 1960 in Nashville, TN to William A. Box, Sr. and Lurene (Abernathy) Box.

He was married to Kim (Blackburn) Box for 27 years. They have 3 children and 4 grandchildren. He was employed by Sonoco for 25 years. He was a 1978 Graduate of Pearl High.

Rod was preceded in death by father, William A. Box, Sr.; sister, Camillie D. Box; nephew Walter Box; grandparents, William and Irene Abernathy, and Walter and Hattie Box.

Rod is survived by his loving wife, Kim (Blackburn) Box; children, Aimee Blackburn-Box, Jeremy (Le Ann) Hardin, Jennifer (Darrell) Davenport; grandchildren, Ashelin, Zoie, Daniel and Fynlee; mother, Lurene (Abernathy) Box; sister, Roxann (Paul) Buttler; brother and best friend William Box Jr.; nieces, cousins, family and friends.

Memorial Service to be announced at a later date.


No services are scheduled at this time. Receive a notification when services are updated.

Roderick Sylvester Box

have a memory or condolence to add?

Porter Streator Jr

March 3, 2019

The Porter Streator Jr family offers our condolences to the Roderick Box family for the lost of your love one . Roddy and I were Best friends all through life from cars to music. May God Bless you all . Rest In Peace Brother.