(CRAGFORD) James Rodney Towler, 42 of Cragford died Friday, Nov. 20, 2020, at his home.

A private service will be held by his family.

Rodney was born in Alabama and lived in Randolph County and Clay County most all his life. He was a carpenter most of his life and enjoyed the solitude found by walking his own path.

He is survived by his siblings, Randall Towler (Traci) of Hogansville, Ga., Charles Towler (Kelly) of Heard County, Ga., Glenn Towler (Ashley) of LaGrange, Ga., and Pamela Stephens of Birmingham; several nieces, nephews and other extended family. Mr. Towler is preceded in death by his parents, James Billy Towler and Shelby Jean Rollins Stephens; and paternal grandmother, Joyce Harp.

Benefield Funeral Home, Lineville.

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