JASPER — Rodney Hood, 54, died Sunday, January 12, 2020 at his home.

A 1983 graduate of Marion County High School, he had a talent with gardening and especially loved planting and nurturing his flower gardens. He loved the Lord and worshiped as a member of the Mineral Springs Church of God.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bartley Jack & Lucille Hood and Charlie T. & Lillie Mae Collins, and several aunts and uncles.

He is survived by his parents, Bart & Carolyn Hood of Jasper; sister, Kristy St. Clair of South Pittsburg, Tennessee; nephew, Cody St. Clair; niece, Halley St. Clair; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Funeral services will be held at the Mineral Springs Church of God at 1:00 p.m. Central time on Wednesday, January 15, 2020 with Brother Corey Blevins, Brother Adam Ramsey, and Brother Rab Ramsey officiating. Interment will follow at Glovers Hill Cemetery in Jasper, Tennessee. The family will receive friends for visitation from 10:00 am until 1:00 p.m. Central time on Wednesday, January 15th at the Mineral Springs Church of God. Those wishing to make a memorial donation in Rod’s memory are encouraged to do so through St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, Memorial and Honor Program, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105-1942 or online at

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Arrangements are by Rogers Funeral Home, 21 East 5th Street, Jasper, TN 37347 (423-942-2682).