He was a 2013 graduate of Southern High School, where he was a member of the Spartan Legion Marching Band, FBLA, and PTSA. He attended Winston-Salem State University, where he was a Management Information Systems major, a member of the Red Sea of Sound Marching Band, and a member of the Kappa Lambda Chapter of KKPSI national band fraternity.
He was an active member of Mount Vernon Baptist Church, where he served as choir member, usher, missionary, Sunday School student, musician, and church league athlete.
In addition to his parents and brother, he is survived by one niece, one nephew, six aunts, and one uncle.
Funeral services for Roderick will be held Wednesday, November 8, 2017, at Mount Vernon Baptist Church, 1007 South Roxboro Street, Durham, at 12 noon with the Rev. Jerome J. Washington, Ph.D. officiating. The family visitation will start at 11:00 AM. Interment will be at Glenview Memorial Park.
Arrangements are entrusted to Scarborough & Hargett Celebration of Life Center, Inc. Online condolences may be expressed at www.scarboroughhargettcelebration.com
Published in HeraldSun from Nov. 5 to Nov. 6, 2017