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Helen Belle Stiles Rogers
Birth: Jul. 22, 1911
Macon County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 19, 1997
Transylvania County
North Carolina, USA

Helen Belle Stiles Rogers, 86, of Brevard, NC, died Wednesday, November 19, 1997.She was a native of Macon County, NC and had lived in Transylvania County, NC since 1940. She was preceded in death by her husband, John
Edison Rogers, after 52 years of marriage. She was the youngest of twelve children of the late Judson Jefferson Davis Stiles and Ella Ann Bates Stiles, and the great, great, great, granddaughter of John Stiles, Revolutionary War Patriot. Also preceding her were seven brothers and their spouses: John Brackenridge Stiles, Henry Harrington Stiles (Ada and Myrtice), Thomas Watson Stiles (Dell), Claude Daniel Stiles (Rhoda), Orville Judson Stiles (Marie and Mildred), George Thedore Stiles (Agnes), Fred Verrell Stiles (Hallie) and four sisters and their spouses: Mary Mae Gray (Javan), Hermie Thedocia Lawson (Elmer), Lela Ethel Cunningham (Wade), Sadie Emogene Penland (Witham) and two great-grandchildren; Callie Marie Owen and Benton John Brightwell.

She is survived by four daughters and sons-in-law: Ann and Furman Owen, Frances and Carroll Jones, and Ruby and Donald Sprouse of Brevard, NC; Pat and Grady Hooper of Rockwood, Michigan: one son and daughter-in-law Bill and Velma Rogers of Etowah, NC. ten grandchildren: James, Stanley and Robert Owen, Brack and Mark Rogers, Valerie Bigelow, Eddie Sprouse, Christina Brightwell, Trisha Smith and Melissa Dalton, and nine great-grandchildren: Cassie Osteen, Cole, Charly, Christy, Ameran and Travis Owen, Christopher Shepherd, Alex Bigelow and Jacob Sprouse, and several nieces and nephews.

Her Grandparents were
John Gray Bates: # 15729360
Martha McClure Bates: # 15729389
She was a homemaker and devoted to and will be greatly missed by her family, church and many friends. She enjoyed growing flowers and having a vegetable garden. She loved quilting and needle work.

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, November 22, 1997 in New Hope Baptist Church of which she was a charter member. The Rev. Douglas (Pete )Lee and Rev. Tommy Owen will officiate. Her grand-sons will be pallbearers. Burial will follow in Pisgah Gardens.

The family will receive friends from 7:00 to 8:30 P. M., Friday, November 21, 1997 at Moore Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to New Hope Baptist Church.

Family links: 
  Judson Jefferson Davis Stiles (1861 - 1936)
  Ella Ann Bates Stiles (1868 - 1928)
  John Edison Rogers (1901 - 1987)
  Mary May Stiles Gray (1886 - 1967)*
  Hermie Thedocia Stiles Lawson (1888 - 1965)*
  John Brackenridge Stiles (1890 - 1939)*
  Lela Ethel Stiles Cunningham (1892 - 1972)*
  Henry Harrington Stiles (1894 - 1974)*
  Thomas Watson Stiles (1896 - 1957)*
  Claude Daniel Stiles (1898 - 1981)*
  Sadie Emogene Stiles Penland (1901 - 1987)*
  Orville Judson Stiles (1903 - 1992)*
  George Theodore Stiles (1905 - 1989)*
  Fred Verrel Stiles (1909 - 1938)*
  Helen Belle Stiles Rogers (1911 - 1997)
*Calculated relationship
Note: Great grandchildren-Callie Owen # 89905221-Benton Brightwell # 89507037
Blue Ridge Gardens of Memory Cemetery
Pisgah Forest
Transylvania County
North Carolina, USA
Plot: Garden of Prayer
Maintained by: Pat Hooper/Frances Jones
Originally Created by: Tom Todd
Record added: Oct 23, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 22406084
Helen Belle <i>Stiles</i> Rogers
Added by: Pat Hooper/Frances Jones
Helen Belle <i>Stiles</i> Rogers
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Helen Belle <i>Stiles</i> Rogers
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You always loved to have a white corsage to wear for Mother's Day in memory of your Mother. Remembering you with love today.
- Pat Hooper/Frances Jones
 Added: May. 11, 2014
Merry Christmas Mother, we miss you and Daddy so much.
- Your kids
 Added: Dec. 25, 2013
You went Home to Heaven 16 years ago today. We love you and miss you so much.
- Ann, Bill, Frances, Ruby and Pat
 Added: Nov. 19, 2013
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