Visitation: From 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday. February 11, at Open Arms Christian
11 a.m. Friday at the church
Funeral home: Holland Barry & Bennett Funeral
Roderick L. "Rod" McDougall, 55, of Chestnut,
passed away February 7, 2016, at his residence.
Visitation will be from 5-7 p.m. Thursday. February
11, 2016, at Open Arms Christian Fellowship. Funeral
services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, February 12,
2016, at Open Arms Christian Fellowship with Pastor
Larry Crawford Officiating. Burial will follow in
Atlanta Ladies Cemetery, Atlanta, IL. Holland Barry
& Bennett Funeral Home has been entrusted with his
Rod was born February 14, 1960, the son of Ernest
Lloyd and Betty Louise (Highcock) McDougall. He
married Barbara Jean Adams. She preceded him in
death in 2002. He later married Jacqueline Stauffer
on October 24, 2009.
Rod was an active member of Open Arms Christian
Fellowship in Lincoln, where he served as a Deacon.
He loved the Lord and was always willing to do
Kingdom work. He was employed at Contractors Ready
Mix. Rod was an avid Chicago Bears fan. He enjoyed
fishing and hunting. He had an infectious laugh, and
he loved to joke and smile. His heart was huge, and
he loved spending time with his family and friends.
Everyone who knew Rod loved him. He will be sadly
missed and lovingly remembered.
Survivors include his wife Jacqueline McDougall of
Chestnut, children Karen (Brandi Lawler) McDougall
of Lincoln, Jessica (Aaron) Read of Fort Sill, OK,
Riordan (Brittney) Taylor of Chestnut, Jordan Taylor
of Phoenix, AZ, and Amanda (Mike) Robins of Lincoln;
7 grandchildren: Colby Lawler, Elliana Read, Aric
Read, Elizabeth Read, Evelynn Taylor, Kailynn
Robbins, and Gabriel Robbins; sisters Marsha
McDougall of Lincoln, Paula (Mike Taylor) Davenport
of Lincoln, and brother John (Melanie) Pusich of IN.
He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife
Barbara Jean McDougall, his son Jeremy Adams, and
his sister Tina McDougall.
Memorial donations may be made to Open Arms
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