Jessie Ray Rogers of Biggs, CA passed away November 12, 2013 after a brief illness. He was born to George and Lucy Rogers in Oklahoma on March 7, 1929. He was a Yuba Sutter resident for 84 years.
Ray worked in the construction industry for over 30 years. He belonged to the Construction Laborer Union, Local 185. He loved to hunt and fish. He will be greatly missed by his family and friends.
Ray is preceded in death by his wife, Ruth; his son Gary; his brother, James Rogers; sisters, Inola Thomas, Viola Triplett, Violet Rogers, Reva Gamboa, and Virginia Goldberg, and his parents.
Ray is survived by his sons, Daryl and Gail Rogers, Jim and Judy Rogers; his daughters, Carol and Gary Wood, Sharon and Dan Mills; one brother, Sonny and Linda Rogers. He also leaves behind 14 grandchildren and 26 great- grandchildren.
Memorial Services will be held Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at 2:00 pm at Ullrey Chapel in Yuba City.
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Published in Appeal Democrat on Nov. 16, 2013
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