Rod Landers, 57, of Benton passed away Dec. 18, 2013. He was born July 17, 1956, in Benton, to the late Ruff and Ruth Rudder Landers.
Rod was a member of the Benton First Church of the Nazarene.
Rod is survived by his wife, Marla Landers; two sons, Nathan Landers and Matthew Landers; two granddaughters, Olivia Nicole and Hannah Renee; his brothers, John “Nick” Gabriel and wife Adele, James Alsup and wife Mary, Roger Lovell and wife Tina; his sisters, Carolyn Kesterson and husband Don, Marilyn Sullivan and husband Raymond, Vickie Parker and husband Larry; and an aunt, Mamie Chism,and an uncle, Jim Landers.
Funeral service is scheduled for 1 p.m. today, Dec. 23. at Benton First Church of the Nazarene with Rev. Brady Lane officiating. Burial will follow at Old Rosemont Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Nathan Landers, Matthew Landers, Raymond Sullivan, Louis Roberts, Gaylon Roberts, James Ray Higgins, James Alsup and John “Nick” Gabriel. Honorary pallbearers are Matt Beeson, Brooks Cochran, Robert Mitchell, Don Kesterson, Luke Alsup and Matt Pritchard.
Arrangements are by Ashby Funeral Home.
Online guest book: www.ashbyfuneralhome.com.