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Family-Placed Death Notice

ROGERS, Charles Charles Wesley Rogers M/SGT, age 68, of College Park GA, died Friday Oct. 26, 2012 while in Hospice care from lingering health problems. He was born in Atlanta, GA, on Dec. 20, 1943, the son of Ira Wesley Rogers and Edna Ruth Rogers. He is survived by his father; Col. Ira Wesley Rogers, College Park, GA, sister; Betty Ann Stewart, College Park, GA, brother; Ira Edward Rogers, College Park, GA, several nieces and nephews. He attended Southwest High, Atlanta, GA, North Georgia College, Dahlonega, GA and Truitt McConnell College, Cleveland, GA. He served in the U.S. Air Force and the Army National Guard. Upon completing his Air Force tour of duty he joined the Army National Guard as a full time Technician. He retired as Master Sergeant after years of Military service. He held a private pilot license and was an Eagle Scout. Charles was a gentle son and brother. Inurement services will be held Friday, Nov. 2, 2012 at 2:00PM at College Park Cemetery 3600 Adams St. College Park, GA 30337. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Southwest Christian Care, 7225 Lester Rd, Union City, GA 30291.

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November 3, 2012
When I moved to Atlanta in 1957 from Texas, and I went to Southwest High School for the first time, I did not know anybody in the eighth grade. Charles was in my homeroom and first period English class. We were seated in alphabetical order, so Charles sat behind me. He became my first friend at Southwest High School and I will forever remember him for that. After graduation in 1962, our paths never crossed again, but I knew he was always a friend. Our class recently had our 50 year reunion, and I recall someone mentioning that Charles was ill. My sympathy to the family.

Jim Ratzman
Jim Ratzman
November 1, 2012
May the love of friends and family carry you through your grief.
G. Johnson
November 1, 2012
My deepest sympathies and condolences to the Family of Mr. Charles Rogers.

May our Father in the Heavens be with the Family during this trying time, and may the words expressed at Isaiah the 26th chapter verse 19 give you comfort.

Your Neighbor.
October 31, 2012
May fond memories bring joy to the family and the words at Psalms 55:22 be of comfort to you all..
October 31, 2012
You were such a kind, good hearted uncle who we will miss greatly. May God confort those you have left behind in the days ahead.
Kathy Stewart
October 31, 2012
My sympathy goes out to the family. and may the God of all comfort be with the family.
October 27, 2012
You were such a kind, good hearted person and we will miss you greatly. Thanks for being such a good uncle. We love you!
Kathy Stewart
October 27, 2012
Charles was my gentle sweet brother. I will always love him.
Betty Stewart
October 27, 2012
Charles was like a big brother to me as we grew up. He taught me to ride a scooter and a flexi, always showed kindness and patience to me, and never expected anything in return for his many kindnesses. God bless.
Judy Hartley
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