Kathryn Ann "Katie" Rodgers of Waldron, Arkansas went to be with her Lord and Savior, Monday, February 29, 2016 in Durham, North Carolina surrounded by her loving family. Katie was born June 19, 1946 in Y-City, Arkansas to Tucker Edward Davis and Alice Delilah "Allie" (Rogers) Davis. Katie was 69 years, 8 months and 10 days old. Katie was a member of First United Methodist Church in Waldron, Arkansas. Katie was a USDA inspector for 20 plus years. Since her retirement in 2011, Katie has enjoyed a variety of hobbies: everything from playing golf to learning and reading about history. It's been said Katie loved a good meal. To say she was an avid Razorback fan would be an understatement. Nothing stood in the way of a Razorback game. Katie was a very kind and giving person, she would help anyone at any time. Spending time and making memories with her family and especially her grandchildren and great grandchildren was what Katie loved most. Katie leaves behind to cherish her memory her children: Charles David Rodgers of Bryant, Arkansas, James Bryan "Buck" Rodgers of Little Rock, Arkansas, Linda Gail "Pepper" Rodgers McGehee of Alexander, Arkansas, Lisa Gay Rodgers Rofail of Greensboro, North Carolina, Carolyn Ann Graham of Arlington, Texas, Leslie Kay Rice of St. Pauls, North Carolina and Roy Lee McCain Jr. of Waldron, Arkansas. Granny Katie will forever remain in the hearts of her grandchildren and great grandchildren: Jenna, Colton, Jimmy, Alli, Madalyn, James, Gavin, Erin, Quinn, Nathan, Elden, Nathaniel and Nevaeh. Katie will be missed by all that knew her and the many whose lives were impacted by her, including a host of nieces, nephews, extended family, friends, neighbors and dear loved ones. Katie was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Loy "Buddy" Rodgers; parents, Tucker and Allie Davis, five brothers and three sisters. Katie's life celebration will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 5, 2016 at the First United Methodist Church in Waldron, Arkansas with Rev. Diane Miller officiating. Interment will follow in the Chant Cemetery in Y-City, Arkansas. Arrangements are being entrusted to the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home in Waldron, Arkansas. Katie's visitation will be Friday, March 4, 2016 from 12:00 until 8:00 p.m. at the Heritage Memorial Funeral Home where Katie's family will receive friends from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.