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 Edgar Lee Rogers

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Edgar Lee Rogers

  • Birth 1 Sep 1914 Arkansas, USA
  • Death 13 Mar 1999 Potter County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Amarillo, Randall County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section FV Lot 105 Space 4
  • Memorial ID 18093759

GM2 US NAVY WORLD WAR II
The Wellington Leader March 18, 1999

Edgar Lee Rogers of Amarillo died March 13, 1999 at Craig/Methodist Retirement Center, Amarillo. Mr. Rogers was born in Arkansas and moved to Amarillo from Wellington where he had lived since 1926. The family farmed in Collingsworth County. He joined the U. S. Navy and served aboard the USS Idaho in the Pacific Theater. Following his discharge he worked in the oil fields in Texas, Kansas and Saudi Arabia. He formed his own trucking business in 1955 and continued in that business for the remainder of his life. He married Ortez Stone in 1961 in Amarillo. He was a member of the Washington Avenue Christian Church. Survivors include three daughters, Sarah Phillip, Nancy McKee and Virginia Land, all of Amarillo; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his sister-in-law, Louise Rogers of Wellington.


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  • Created by: Carol Gathright
  • Added: 27 Feb 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18093759
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Edgar Lee Rogers (1 Sep 1914–13 Mar 1999), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18093759, citing Llano Cemetery, Amarillo, Randall County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carol Gathright (contributor 46624796) .