Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Jimmie Irene Rogers

Mrs. Jimmie Irene Woodruff Rogers, 85, passed away Wednesday, December 12, 2018, at the Beehive Home in Louisville, MS. Funeral services will be held at 1:00 P. M. on Saturday, December 15th, at Porter Funeral Home, with Rev. Newlie Long officiating. Interment will be in Ellison Ridge Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from 11:00 A.M. until the service time. Porter Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Mrs. Rogers was born May 12, 1933, in Winston County, MS. She was a graduate of Ellison Ridge High School, and worked as an office manager for Dowdle Gas. Jimmie Irene was a faithful member of First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, Benny Roy Rogers; and her parents, Vida Eaves Woodruff and Rudolph Woodruff.

She is survived by her daughter, Gina (Darrell) Duty; her son, Gregg Rogers, both of Louisville; one brother, Rudye (Dorothy) Woodruff of Marietta, GA; 5 grandchildren, Courtney Duty Hunt, Cole Duty, Lauren Rogers, Brandon Rogers, and Nick Duty; and 2 great grandchildren, Liam Hunt and Ella Duty.

Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church, PO Box 547, Louisville, MS 39339.