Rodger Dale Connell, 70, of Double Springs, passed away Sunday, August 2, 2020, at Floyd and “Tut” Fann Veteran’s Home in Huntsville. His graveside service will be held Wednesday, August 12, 2020, at 10 a.m. at Mt. Zion Church on Fall City Road. Jeremy Glenn will officiate. The family requests that anyone attending to please wear masks and practice social distancing when possible. Kilgore-Green Funeral Home of Jasper directing.
Dale retired from Duke Power Company in South Carolina after serving in the U.S. Navy for six years. Family gatherings throughout the years were one of his greatest joys.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ed Connell; mother, Ruth Howes; stepmother, Hazel Connell; son, Shawn Dale Connell; grandparents, Bill Connell and Dora Mae Williams and Marion and Lillian Meeks and siblings, Gary Wayne Connell, Martha Connell, Ronnie Connell and Brenda Connell Sternberg.
He is survived by his wife, Jan Connell; son, Ryan Edward (Vanessa) Connell; siblings, Jan (Ronnie) Webb and Jeanne (Randy) Randolph; granddaughters, Angel Connell and Skyler Connell; grandson, Tyler Connell and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
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