Eleanor Lorraine Roderick, 87, of Jackson, passed away Tuesday, January 5, 2016 at Southeast Hospital in Cape Girardeau.
She was born December 16, 1928, in Licking, Missouri, daughter of Louis and Lenora Elmore Slaughter. She and Lee Roderick were married July 30, 1948. He passed away August 8, 2013.
Lorraine was a charter member of Crossroads Fellowship in Jackson where she was active in the Psalms group. She was an avid St. Louis Cardinals fan, and rarely missed a game.
Loving survivors include three children, Linda (T. Wayne) Lewis of Jackson, Doug (Kathy) Roderick of Fulton, MO, David (Tami) Roderick of Collinsville, IL; 12 grandchildren, Chris (Barb) Lewis, Lisken (Leonard) Veare, Tracey (Jeff) Cox, Brad (Kellie) Stockton, Morgan (Luke) Richardson, Matthew (Tiffany) Roderick, Brad Roderick, Ben Roderick, Kara Roderick, Zack Roderick, Christian Roderick, and Tori Roderick; 16 great-grandchildren; and two great great-grandchildren; a sister, Dona Billington of Bakersfield, California; and a brother-in-law, Frank Jaszarowski of Florissant, Missouri.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by two sisters, Florene Hall and Glenda Jaszarowski, and a brother, Jimmy Slaughter.
Friends may call from 4-6 p.m. Thursday, January 7, 2016 at McCombs Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Jackson.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Friday, January 8, 2016 at the funeral home, with Dr. Brian Anderson and David Roderick officiating.
A visitation will be held from 1:30-2 p.m. with a funeral service at 2 p.m. on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at Hickory Ridge Baptist Church in Upton, Missouri.
Interment will follow in Hickory Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Chris Lewis, Brad Stockton, Matthew Roderick, Brad Roderick, Ben Roderick, Zack Roderick, and Christian Roderick.
Memorials may take the form of contributions to Crossroads Fellowship.
To post a condolence for public view, please use “leave a reply” section below.
Please Note: There have been some recent changes to our website to leave a condolence, so please make sure that after your condolence is entered that you tab down to enter number sum total in the box directly below the condolence message box. This is a safety feature. Tab once and it will take you to this field. Once you have added the sum and entered the sum in the box provided, then tab again to go to the submit tab. Click on submit for your condolence to be sent.