|Birth: ||Nov. 29, 1933|
|Death: ||Oct. 9, 2007|
loving daughter, mother ,grandmother,great grandmother,great great grandmother,sister,aunt,and friend.
aunt em was born to henry and ruth brent on november 29th 1933 in jackson county mississippi.she lived in holton kansas from 1971 until 1991.in 1991 she moved to emporia and lived for many years with her younger sister mona.she worked as a waitress for most of her life.during the time she lived in holton she worked as a waitress at trails cafe and at willies.when she lived in emporia she worked at the flying j .she also lived in burlington kansas for a short time, but i dont know the dates.during that time she worked at beto junction.
aunt em was a fun loving and also very nice person.she loved to watch nascar races ,and she loved fishing.back in 1975 and 1976 when my family and i lived in california,before we moved to kansas, we stayed at her and uncle chucks house ,she bought me and my brother so many toys we had to leave some behind.we were about 6 and 7 years old at the time.
she was always fun to be around.
she married chuck rogers in 1956,while he was in the navy, he was a career man so they moved alot until he retired from the service around the late sixtees.they divorced many years later.
she had one daughter named peggy.
she was survived, by her daughter peggy zirger of topeka, kansas.shes also survived by her sisters ruby behrends and romona of holton kansas,5 grand children,11 great grand children,and 4 great great grandchildren,and many nieces and nephews,and friends.
she had 2 brothers who died before her, they were henry and marvin brent.
aunt ems dog chico died last week,march 2010.chico was very loyal to her and even tho he was a little guy he protected her.she loved that dog and that dog loved her.
now you and chico are together again aunt em.
Henry Clifton Brent (1910 - 1990)
Ruth Jane Chancellor Brent (1909 - 1961)
Marvin Leroy Brent (1927 - 1929)*
Henry Eugene Brent (1931 - 1997)*
Emily Ruth Brent Rogers (1933 - 2007)
Created by: James Ray Turner
Record added: Mar 28, 2009
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