Johnnie Rogers

Johnnie Wilson Rogers, 76 of Chattanooga lost her battle with cancer on Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013. She was preceded in death by her husband and childhood sweetheart Fred O. Rogers; her parents L.F. and Irene Sills Wilson; and her siblings Elizabeth Lindsey, Raymond Sills Wilson and Helen Mathis. Johnnie was a stay at home mom and spent her time volunteering at school, scouts and taught Sunday School for many years. She was a member of White Oak Church of Christ and was always involved in all church activities. Her greatest joy was spending time with her children and grandchildren. Johnnie volunteered at Memorial Hospital and enjoyed reading, playing cards, Suduko and entertaining. She was a bowler with the Southern Belles. She enjoyed traveling and since the death of her husband traveled with her lifetime friends of Red Bank High School class of 55. Survivors are sons Eric (Sandy) Rogers and Mark (Stephanie) Rogers, all of Chattanooga, Paul (Linh) Rogers, of Nashville; and her grandchildren, Kyra, Matthew, Harrison, and Kristie Rogers, all of Chattanooga; and her sister Bobbie Boydston, of Brooksville, Fla. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday Dec. 27, at Lane Funeral Home 601 Ashland Terrace with Minister Bill Greer officiating. Interment will be in Chattanooga Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. today at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers contributions may be to the Cancer Society, 6221 Shallowford Rd. Chattanooga, Tn. The Martin Boyd Retirement Center, 6845 Standifer Gap Road, Chattanooga, Tn. 37421 or a charity of your choice. Condolences may be sent to Arrangements by Lane Funeral Home 601 Ashland Terrace, 877-3524.

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