Thelma J. Rodgers
85, of Indianapolis, passed away on Monday, May 13, 2013. She was a member of Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist Church. She was employed at Firestone Tire and Rubber Company, before her retirement. She was preceded in death by her husband, Fredrick Rodgers and grandson, Robert McBrady. She is survived by her son, Gerald Williams, Sr.; daughters, Deborah McBrady and Carol Patterson; brother, William Gerald Wright; sister, Myrtle Bryant (Thomas); three grandchildren, Rodney McBrady, Rafel McBrady and Gerald Williams, Jr.; 15 great-grandchildren; six great-great-grandchildren; a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held on Saturday, May 18, 2013 at Noon in Travelers Rest Missionary Baptist Church, 3731 Boulevard Place, with calling from 10 a.m. until service time. Entombment will be in New Crown Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Williams and Bluitt Funeral Home .