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William Rodney McMichael

Memorial service for William Rodney McMichael will be held Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel in Minden, Louisiana with Rev. Gary Miller officiating.  The family will receive friends from 10:00 a.m. until service time Wednesday at Rose-Neath Funeral Home Chapel.

Rodney was born November 14, 1941 in Ringgold, Louisiana and passed away November 25, 2019 in Minden, Louisiana.  He was a 1960 graduate of Minden High School and attended Stephen F. Austin State University.  He proudly served his country in the United States Army during Vietnam.  He was a very well respected Oil and Gas Consultant for 35 years.  

Rodney was preceded in death by his parents, Claude E. McMichael, Sr. and Tressie E. McMichael; his brothers Claude, Jr., James, Ralph, and Kenneth McMichael.  He is survived by his wife, Carolyn McMichael of Minden, son Randy McMichael and wife Sara of Minden, daughter, Toni Palermo and husband Darren of Clinton, LA; his grandchildren Katelin Palermo of Orlando, FL, Allie Junkersfeld and husband Chris of Clinton, LA, Jason Palermo of Salem, OR; and great-grandchild Piper Junkersfeld of Clinton, LA.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Shriners Hospital for Children or St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

Rose-Neath Funeral Home

211 Murrell Street 

Minden, Louisiana 71055 

(318) 377-3412