Rodney Schooler, 53, departed this life Friday, Oct. 23, 2015, in Granite City.
Rodney is the son of the late McKinley Schooler Jr. (Arnetta) and Shirley (Parker) Schooler of Lexington, Ky.
Rodney is survived by his wife, Deborah Schooler; son, Hayden Schooler; stepson, Matthew Terpening; siblings, Tony Schooler, Katie Hunt (Dr. Robert), Kay Pinkston, Rick Schooler, Troy Washington, Lisa Anderson, Ricky Searight and Takara Spaulding; nieces, Krystal Schooler, Erica Alcius (Nastassia) and Shian Washington; nephews, Rodney Talbert Jr., Markeith Gillis, Michael Wilson, Delrico Washington, Chris Washington and James Spaulding Jr.; great-niece, Jasmyne Meriwether; and great-nephews, Krystian Schooler and Kaylib Nelson.
In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by his stepdaughter, Crystal Terpening.
Memorial visitation will be 4 p.m. until services begin at 5 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 29, at Paynic Home for Funerals. Online guestbook available at www.paynicfh.com.