Corp Sandra Elizabeth “Sandy” Rogers

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Corp Sandra Elizabeth “Sandy” Rogers

Aiken County, South Carolina, USA
Death 28 Jan 2012 (aged 48)
Aiken, Aiken County, South Carolina, USA
Burial Aiken, Aiken County, South Carolina, USA
Memorial ID 84142329 · View Source
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Master Corporal Sandy Rogers was shot and killed while responding to a call for a suspicious vehicle at Eustis Park at approximately 7:50 am. Master Corporal Rogers arrived on scene and radioed that she was approaching a blue vehicle. Another officer called for her one minute later and did not receive a response.

Master Corporal Rogers was transported to Aiken Regional Medical Centers where she succumbed to her wounds.

The subject was linked to another shooting in Richmond County, Georgia, earlier in the day. He was apprehended in Batesville-Leesville several hours later.

Master Corporal Rogers was a 27 year veteran of the Aiken Department of Public Safety and a lifelong resident of Aiken County.

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Master Corporal Sandra Elizabeth "Sandy" Rogers, 48, died after being shot during a traffic stop Saturday morning in the City of Aiken.

She was the daughter of Clarence Jack Rogers and the late Dr. Mary Ann Sprawls Rogers.

She was a life long Aiken resident and a member of St. Johns United Methodist Church. Master Corporal Rogers started working with City of Aiken Public Safety in 1984 and was a Field Training Officer. She was a member South Carolina Law Enforcement Officers Association, a member of the South Carolina Firemen's Association, she helped the Book Bag Program for Helping Hands, and was a mentor to a lot of troubled individuals. Sandy loved her family and her job.

Survivors beside her father include her life partner Frances A. Williams; a sister Virginia R. (Wade) Johnson of Aiken; two brothers, Jack (Mary) Rodgers, Jr. Charlotte, NC., James (Mariruth) H. Rogers, Aiken; nieces Elizabeth Ann (Joey) Lott and Kate Rogers; nephews, William Johnson, Jr., Steven (Kim) Rogers, Michael James Rogers; a great niece, Carleigh Elizabeth Johnson and a great nephew John Rogers.

Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at 1:00 PM at the University of South Carolina Aiken Convocation Center with the Rev. Dr. George Howle officiating. Interment will follow at Historic Bethany Cemetery downtown Aiken. Pallbearer's will be her shift coworkers, Teddy Umsted, Mat Braxton, Karl Odenthal, Billy Cameron, Jason Fogle, Carlos Colindres, Jacob Pridgen, Timothy Hawkes, Brenton Russo, Brandon Bethman. Honorary pallbearers will be City of Aiken Public Safety, Ryan Sparling, and Law Enforcement Officers.

Memorials may be directed to St. Johns United Methodist Church, 104 Newberry St. NW., Aiken, SC 29801 or USCA Lucile and Maldon Sprawls Nursing Scholorship Fund, 471 University Parkway, Aiken, SC 29801.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 PM Tuesday at SHELLHOUSE FUNERAL HOME, 924 HAYNE AVE. AIKEN, SC 29801.

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  • Created by: James Myers
  • Added: 28 Jan 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 84142329
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Corp Sandra Elizabeth “Sandy” Rogers (11 Feb 1963–28 Jan 2012), Find A Grave Memorial no. 84142329, citing Bethany Cemetery, Aiken, Aiken County, South Carolina, USA ; Maintained by James Myers (contributor 46934144) .