ATHENS - Elsie Rodell of Athens died Saturday, August 29 at 10:45 a.m. at
Memorial Medical Center in Springfield at the age 94 years.
She was born September 30, 1897 near Athens, the daughter of Allen and Lucy Cline.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Winfred Rodell; two sons, Harold and Kenneth Cantrall; a grandson; two brothers; and a sister.
Mrs. Rodell was a member of the Athens Christian Church and James C. Wade
American Legion Post Auxiliary.
Surviving are two sisters, Elna Whitney and Eliza Radiker, both of Athens;
two grandchildren; and one nephew and two nieces.
Services were held Tuesday, September 1 at 2:00 p.m. at Mott and Henning
Funeral Home in Athens with Rev. Ken Gennicks officiating. Burial was in Hall Cemetery, Athens.
Source: Petersburg Observer, 3 September 1992