GERALD CLYDE ROGERS
WEAVERVILLE – Gerald Clyde Rogers, age 68, of Dula Springs, died Monday, June 5, 2017.
Mr. Rogers was born July 21, 1948, in Buncombe County. Gerald was a U.S. Army Veteran serving during the Vietnam War. He was the son of the late Gus and Nellie Colley Rogers and was preceded in death by sisters, Betty and Ruby Penland, Linda Doan, Louise Jenkins and Mary Ann Parham; brothers, Frank, Don, Harold, Roy and Thurman Rogers.
Surviving are his daughter, Kimberly Rogers; son, Brian Gerald Rogers; sister, Esther Robinson; grandchildren, Abby Rogers, Sabastian Rogers, Phoenix Bailey and Paris Bailey; two great-grandchildren, Oliver and Indigo; his best friend, Leonard Searcy.
His funeral service will be held at 10:00 a.m. Tuesday, June 13, 2017 in the Chapel of West Funeral Home, 17 Merrimon Ave., Weaverville, with Reverends Lanny Cobb, Larry Rogers and Michael Penland officiating. Burial will be 12:00 noon in Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
At other times, the family will be at the residence.
Flowers are welcome.
For those who desire, condolences may be offered to the family under Mr. Roger’s obituary at www.WestFamilyFuneralServices.com.
Western Carolina State Veterans Cemetery
Tuesday June 13th, 2017
962 Old US Hwy. 70 West
Black Mountain, NC 28711
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Regina Gosnell lit a candle on Jun 12 2017 07:54:17 PM
Kim & Brian, my heart aches for you. May God comfort you during this most difficult time and I will continue to pray you. Love you
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Barbara Sircey lit a candle on Jun 11 2017 09:41:58 PM
A very sad day for the Rogers family in the loss of Gerald. Our family hold dear our relatives and pray for those who feel this pain in his death. Another note we still have the Rogers Reunion-Leicester community August 26,17 from 11:till l:00.
Mr.& Mrs. Jimmy Rogers
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Frances Brooks Welch lit a candle on Jun 11 2017 07:47:20 AM
Eternal peace Pop. An honorable man and veteran. May he and his family be wrapped in angels wings. Frances Brooks Welch
Submitted by Frances Brooks Welch on Jun 11 2017 07:46:02 AM
It was a pleasure to have known you. Rest in peace Pop.
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