Billy Harold Rogers, Sr., 72, of Lepanto, passed away Nov. 1, 2009 at his residence. He was born in Poccahontas Aug. 29, 1937.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Cleo and Lena Rogers of Lepanto; brothers, Bobby Joe Rogers of Lepanto and Don Rogers of Lonoke; sister, Linda Sue Rogers of Lepanto; grandson, Andrew Dewayne Rogers and daughter in law Patricia Rogers, both of Lepanto.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Rogers of Lepanto; son Billy Harold Rogers, Jr. of Lepanto; daughters, Judith Sipes and Diana
Rogers, both of Lepanto, Lorie Sharp of Etowah; six grandchildren, Shawn Rogers, Kenny Rogers, Carley Rogers, Trevor Rogers, Kayla Rogers, all of Lepanto; brothers, Jack Rogers of Ash Flat, Ronald Rogers of Highland; sisters, Barbara Stovall of Searcy, Brenda Carter and Ginger Miles of Lepanto, Geneva Rosamond and Angie Hiser, both of Manila, Teresa Bryan of Dyess, Burnett Whipple and Wanda Grubaugh, both of Michigan.
Visitation was Tuesday from 6-8 p.m. at Murphy Funeral Home. Funeral services were Wednesday at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with Huey Meherg officiating. Burial was in Potter Memorial Cemetery.