Noble E. Rodgers, 58, Seneca, MO passed away 11:30 AM, Monday, October 17, 2011 at Freeman West Hospital in Joplin after a sudden illness. Noble Eugene Rodgers was born March 22, 1953 in Okmulgee, OK the son of Noble Phillip and Arzella Mae (Reeves) Rodgers. Noble was a Army Veteran serving in the Viet Nam War. He retired from the Army as a Sergeant after 21 years of service. Noble married Rebecca Thacker, December 1, 1997 in Miami, Ok and she survives. Additional survivors include one son Noble E. Rodgers Jr. and one daughter Michelle Christian; One brother, Stanley Rodgers; and one grandchild. The body has been taken for cremation. Services will be held at a later date.