JERRY L. ROGERS
Jerry L. Rogers was born May 31, 1941, to Ruth Rogers and James Boyce, in Jane Lew, WV. Upon his graduation from Jane Lew High School, he enlisted in the USAF. After a tour in Turkey, he was assigned to Patrick AFB
, FL, where he met and married his future wife, Victoria Graham, in 1965. He then began his career with the Central Intelligence Agency, in the Satellite/Ground Communications field, in Langley, VA. Tours of duty included Bangkok, Thailand, Oslo, Norway, Melbourne, Australia and Wellington, NZ. He retired from the CIA in 1997. He died unexpectedly on July 8, 2011, in Richmond, VA and is survived by his wife of 46 years, Victoria; his daughter, April Crawford (Brian); twin grandsons, Chase and Tristan; half-brother, Charles Westfall; half-sister, Linda Harris, and uncle, James Rogers. A man of exceptional integrity, high moral character, a loving, devoted husband and father, Jerry was highly respected and admired by all who came to know him. A memorial service will be held on Sunday, July 17, at Bliley's Chippenham Funeral Chapel at 2 p.m., followed by a reception at the Terraces at Swift Creek Clubhouse in Midlothian, VA.