Mrs. Dorothy “Dot” Rogers, age 84 of Cleveland. Mrs. Rogers passed away Thursday, November 6, 2014. Funeral services are scheduled for 3:00pm, Sunday, November 9, 2014 at Center Grove Baptist Church with Rev. Garry Hefner, Rev. W.A. Jenkins and Rev. Donnie Wilkes officiating. Interment will follow in the church cemetery.
‘Dot” as she was affectionately known, was born in White County on December 22, 1929 to the late Elbert Autry and Ola Belle Alexander Autry. She retired from Johnson & Johnson with over 30 years distinguished service. Dot was a woman of true faith, she loved God and loved her family, she will be remembered for her simple faith, her compassion for others and her infectious smile. Dot was a longtime member of Center Grove Baptist Church and is preceded in death in addition to her parents, by her husband, J. C. Rogers; daughter, Barbara Rickettson, brothers, Hubert Autry, Leroy Autry, Andrew Autry and sister Flora Belle Kirby. Survivors include her son Edwin ‘Eddy” Rogers, ( Nancy) of Lilburn, brother, Hoyt Autry, Cleveland and sister Myrette Hough of Cornelia; grandchildren, Evan Rogers, Shelly and Charles McClain and Kristina Rogers; great grandchildren, Avery Rogers, Caitlin McClain and Jessica McClain.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Saturday from 5 to 8pm. Flowers will be acknowledged or memorial donations may be made to Center Grove Baptist Church, P.O.Box, 173, Cleveland, Georgia 30528
November 8, 2014
5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Alexander Funeral Home
November 9, 2014