Lester Leroy Rogers, age 64, of Erwin, passed away on Thursday, April 9, 2015, at the Johnson City Medical Center. He was a native of Unicoi County and a son of Ethel P. Rogers. Mr. Rogers operated a mobile home transport company. He loved to attend auctions and go camping with his family. Lester is preceded in death by his maternal grandmother: Bonnie Rogers.
In addition to his mother, Mr. Lester Rogers has left behind to cherish his memories:
Wife and loving companion for over 38 years: Patricia Ann Rogers of Erwin;
Daughters: Amy King and husband, Jeffrey of Erwin,
Lisa Rogers and Jamie Edwards of Erwin;
Sons: Johnny Rogers and wife, Taylor of Erwin,
Lester Rogers, Jr. and wife, Tiffany of Erwin,
Roy Rogers and wife, Brittany of Erwin;
Special Friends: Richard and Ivy Hayes,
The family respectfully requests the honor of your presence as we offer tribute and remember the life of Lester Leroy Rogers in a funeral service to be held at 8:00 PM on Sunday, April 12, 2015 in the Chapel of Valley Funeral Home. Reverend Jim Metcalf and Reverend Mike Rice will officiate. A visitation period to share memories and offer support will begin at 6:00 PM and continue until service time on Sunday at Valley Funeral Home and other times at the home of Amy King, 509 Ninth Street, Erwin, TN 37650. A graveside committal service will be held on Monday, April 13, 2015 at 12:00 PM at Bumpass Cove Cemetery. Those who will attend are asked to meet at Valley Funeral Home by 11:30 AM on Monday to go in procession to Bumpass Cove Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be Roy Rogers, Junior Rogers, Johnny Rogers, Jamie Edwards, Jeffrey King, Austin Smith, Terry Smith, Jacob Lance, Daniel Love, Daniel King and Dwayne Oscar.
Condolences and memories may be shared with the family through our website at www.valleyfuneralhome.net. These arrangements are made especially for the family and friends of Lester Leroy Rogers through Valley Funeral Home, 1085 N. Main Ave., Erwin, TN, 423-743-9187.