James Michael Rogers
He was born on June 25, 1951 in Iredell County to the late James Clyde and Kathleen Slevin Rogers. Mr. Rogers worked at J.P. Stevens for 35 years and enjoyed spending time with his family, fishing, and watching NASCAR racing.
He was also preceded in death by his brothers, Patrick and Danny Rogers.
Survivors: his wife of 51 years, Betty Brown Rogers; children, Michelle Coone (Jon), Bryan Rogers (Samantha), and Melissa McClamrock (Cody); grandchildren, Emma, Aaron, Aaden, and Colin Coone, Payton and Lucas Rogers, and Noleign McClamrock; a brother, Richard Rogers; a sister, Teresa Smoot (Jim); sisters-in-law, Kathy Rogers and Starr Burgess, and numerous nieces and nephews.
A graveside service was to be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 16 in Zion Chapel Methodist Church Cemetery, with the Rev. Eric Kowalski officiating.
Memorials: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, 510 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN. 38105.