Visitation was held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Parlor. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. today, Dec. 19, 2012, at Collins-Burke Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will follow at Williams Chapel Cemetery in Jasper. Junior Garman and Billy Dutton will officiate.
He was preceded in death by his father, David Merrill Rothenberger; mother, Edith Rothenberger; great-grandson, Noah Tidwell; one sister; and two brothers.
He is survived by his wife, Linda Lindsey Rothenberger of Jasper; daughters, Donna Tidwell and Tammy Thompson; son, Tony Rothenberger; sister, Janie Tubbs; five grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Teron Tidwell, Shea Rothenberger, Kevin Key, Jonathan Reid, Jeff Vest and Greg Vest.