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James A. Rogers

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Monday, October 10, 1927 - Sunday, November 3, 2013

Mr. James A. Rogers of Slocomb passed away Sunday, November 3, 2013 at his home.  He was 86.


Graveside services will be held at 10:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 5, at Mt. Calvary Baptist Church Cemetery with Rev. Wendell Holmes officiating and Sorrells Funeral Home & Crematory of Slocomb directing. 


In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to a charity of your choice.


Mr. Rogers was born on October 10, 1927 in Geneva County to the late Oscar and Minnie Adams Rogers.  He was a proud veteran who served in the United States Army and was a member of the Mt. Calvary Baptist Church.  Mr. Rogers was a retired farmer and cattleman.


In addition to his parents, his stepmother, Jessie L. Rogers; his wife of 50 years, Marjorie Newton Rogers; siblings: Thelma Bass, Hosea Rogers, Clyde Rogers and Eura Price all preceded him in death.


Survivors include sons: Donald Rogers (Paula) and Gary Rogers (Jeanette) both of Slocomb; four grandchildren: Tracie Taylor (Darryl), Blountstown, FL, Chrystal Bryan (John), Bascom, FL, Bryan Rogers and Ryan Rogers both of Slocomb; seven great grandchildren and other extended family and friends.


Funeral Service

Date: Tuesday, November 5, 2013



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Cathy Brunson

Gary and Family, please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you during this loss. God is the great healer and Mr Rogers is doing WELL now>> Praying for strength for the family in the following days.

Patsy Park

Gary and Family, I know he is going to be missed by his family and friends and no words can ease the hurt you are feeling But if you will look back on your pass memories of the good times shared with him and call on God he will help you get thru this sad time.

Patsy Park

Gary and Family. So sorry for your loss. I know your family and friends will miss him. In the days ahead pull up the good memories you have with him and call on God and he will help your thru this sad time. Your family are in my prayers.

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