Rodney Routson age 61, of Lima passed away 7:03 p.m., Monday, October 24, 2022 at St. Rita’s Medical Center. He was born Feb. 7, 1961 in Lima, his mother Genevea Taggi survives in Lima.
Mr. Routson had been a truckdriver with U.S. Express. He loved animals, riding horses, music, fishing and riding his motorcycle. He was known for his contagious smile.
Additional family members include a son Christian Petty of Lima, siblings: Sonya (James) Lancaster of Lima, Elizabeth (Tyron) Neal of Dayton, Kelly Jo (Lester) Burden, Dianna Warner, Dawn (Scott) Miller, John (Chris) Routson and Favion Routson all of Lima and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a son Jacob Michael Nerren and father Charles Paul Routson.
The family will receive friends 10 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Nov, 1 at Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville. The funeral will follow at 11 with Pastor Darrell Bucher officiating.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be given to the funeral home to help with expenses.