Etta Mae Rogers of Cuba, Missouri was born Sunday, August 10, 1941 to Jess and Mary Etta (nee Gensler) Bridgeman and passed away on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the age of 77 years.
Etta married Herman W. Rogers on December 15, 1962. Herman passed away Wednesday evening, June 26, 2019.
Etta retired in 1992 from Paramount after 20 plus years of dedicated service. Etta gave her heart to the Lord at a very young age. She spent years playing the piano and singing for the Lord.
In her spare time, she was taking care of her flower and vegetable gardens. Etta was an excellent cook and she enjoyed sewing.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jess and Mary Bridgeman; husband, Rev. Herman W. Rogers Sr.; one son, Herman “Will” Rogers Jr.; one grandson, Jesse Rogers; and brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, James Reeves Jr. Rogers, Virginia and husband Melvin Vaught, Joe and wife Jean Rogers, Marvin and wife Leona Rogers, Buddy Rogers, Grace Rogers; other relatives and friends.
She is survived by her son, Tom Rogers and companion Anita Mansfield of Cuba, Missouri; daughter-in-law, Steffanie Rogers of Steelville, Missouri; five grandchildren, Jeremiah Rogers and Tabitha Rogers, both of Steelville, Missouri, Danny Rogers and TJ Rogers, both of Cuba, Missouri and Missy Rogers of Summersville, Missouri; three great grandchildren, Trustin Richards, Zoey Szyhowski and Mackenzie Rogers; three brothers, Albert and wife Dora Bridgeman, Harold Bridgeman, Joe and wife Dorothy Bridgeman all of Cuba, Missouri; four sisters, Della Reeves, Louise and husband Claud Smith, Gladene Ware and Geraldine and husband Tom Lawrence all of Cuba, Missouri; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Jimmy and wife Alice Rogers of Sullivan, Missouri, Robert and wife Judy Rogers, Norene Rogers; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Saturday, June 29, 2019 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
Funeral service was held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, June 30, 2019 at the Mizell Funeral Home with Brother Don Mitchell officiating. Special recorded music was “Star of Bethlehem.”
Interment and prayers followed at the Meramec Hills Cemetery, Cuba, Missouri.
Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.