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Ella Rogers

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Ella Rogers Obituary
Minister Ella E. Rogers, daughter of the late Emmanuel King Rogers and Ella B. Rogers Jackson, was born June 6, 1936 in Dixie, Quitman County, Georgia. She moved to Trenton, NJ at an early age. She attended Trenton public schools. She accepted Christ at an early age. Ms. Rogers was a member of El Bethel Baptist Church, under Reverend Dr. John Gaines’ leadership for thirty-two years. She was a Sunday and Bible school teacher and a member of the gospel choir. Ms. Ella was a founding member of Calvary Missionary Baptist Church of Trenton. She was the Sunday school superintendent and a member of the church choir. Minister Rogers loved people and would always end a conversation with, “Love you!” She was loved by many who met her. She departed this life on Friday, July 6, 2018 at Capital Health Systems – Fuld Campus. Predeceased by her father, Emmanuel K. Rogers; her mother, Ella B. Rogers Jackson; daughter, Linda Marie; sisters, Clarithia Melvin; Irene Harris; brother, Victor “Skippy” Jackson; daughter-in-law, Patricia Rogers; an aunt, Idella Powell. She leaves to mourn her passing and cherish her memories, four sons, Dennis of Ewing; Emmanuel and Joanne of Trenton; Sherman and wife Jennifer of Ewing; Anthony and wife Marie of Ewing; two daughters, Rita and Andrew of Trenton and Leticia of Trenton; two brothers, James “Jimmy” Jackson of Trenton and Mario “Buster” Jackson and wife Marie of Browns Mills; two sisters, Mahalia “Candy” Giddens of Lawrence and Gertrude “Pepsi” Johnson of Trenton; daughter-in-law, Juana Rogers, twenty-five grandchildren; forty-one great grandchildren; three great, great grandchildren; many friends and church family. Funeral service will be 11am Friday, July 13, 2018 at Calvary Missionary Baptist Church 735 E. State St. Trenton, NJ. Calling hours will be 9am until time of service at the church. Interment Greenwood Cemetery Hamilton, NJ. Arrangements are by the Hughes Funeral Home.
Published in The Trentonian on July 11, 2018
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