Roger Withers

Obituary of Roger Withers

Roger Dale Withers, 69 years, four months and one day of age of Campbellsville, died Thursday, September 7, 2017, at his home after a lengthy illness.

He was born on May 6, 1948 in Russell County to the late Arno and Jane Eades Withers.  His mother died when he was just one-year old and he later came to know his late step-mother, Marie Withers as “Mom”.  A truck driver, he drove for Pyles Concrete for the ten years prior to his retirement.  While he was able, he liked to fish and enjoyed spending time with his dogs.  More recently he enjoyed spending time on Facebook.

Roger is survived by his wife, Linda Chelf Withers and two sons, Jeff Padilla and wife Rhonda of Russell Springs and Steve Cave and wife Maren of Atlanta, GA.   Also surviving are three grandchildren, Mariah Johnson, Jayden Padilla, Noah Padilla and siblings, Shirley Withers, Larry Withers and wife, Linda, David Withers and wife, Rosemary, Judy Chenoweth and husband, Jason and Clara Withers all of Russell Springs.

Funeral Service for Roger Dale Withers will be Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with Bro. Hugh Withers officiating.  Serving as casket bearers will be Brent Vaught, Ben Vaught, Davy Withers, Jr., Dale Burton, Scott Chelf and Kevin Bryant.  His grandchildren, Mariah Johnson, Jayden Padilla and Noah Padilla will be honorary casket bearers.   Burial to will follow at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 5:00 -8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.