Mr. Rogers died of natural causes at 2:31 a.m. Saturday, May 28, 2011 at Christian Care Communities in Hopkinsville.
He was born December 3, 1913 Hearne, Texas to the late Luther and Maryetta King Rogers.
Bro. Rogers was a retired construction worker and a farmer. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church as well as a member of the Woodmen of the World.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Georgia Rogers; three brothers, Rudolph Rogers, Randolph Rogers and Monroe Rogers; and five sisters, Goldie Taylor, Elizabeth Gee, Nannie Sholar, Lorene Ladd and Mary Humphries.
He is survived by one daughter, Dianne King of Cadiz; three sons, Bill Rogers of Somerset, Bob Rogers of Cadiz and Roy Rogers of Cadiz; eight grandchildren; and seven grandchildren.