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Thomas Funeral Home
Monday November 1st, 2021
2:00pm - 4:00pm

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Thomas Funeral Home
Monday November 1st, 2021

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Roy Eugene Rogers

Roy Eugene Rogers, age 70 of Rome, GA, passed away on Wednesday, October 27, 2021 at Redmond Regional Medical Center.

Roy was born on March 13, 1951 in Detroit, Michigan, son of the late Virgil E. Rogers and Lillian Kyle Rogers. Roy was a member of the Millwright Local Union 1263 where he served as the apprenticeship director and instructor and was also an industrial contractor for over 25 years. He was an Atlanta Braves fan and enjoyed watching the Lifetime channel and Discovery channel. Roy had a great sense of humor, loved life, and loved his garden.

Roy is survived by: two daughters, Melanie McHugh and her husband Larry and Melissa Kilcoyne and her husband Kevin; two brothers, Jimmy Rogers and his wife Faye and Bradley Rogers and his wife Audrey; one sister, Margaret Watson; five grandchildren; and his beloved dog, Skyler.

Funeral Services will be conducted on Monday, November 1, 2021 at 4 PM from the Chapel of Thomas Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Haven of Rest Memorial Park.

Pallbearers serving include: Larry McHugh, Jerry Mulkey, Jason Harrison, Darell Harris, Lane Erwin, and Jeff Baxter.

The family will receive friends on Monday, November 1, 2021 from 2 PM until the funeral hour at 4 PM at Thomas Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers donations in memory of Roy may be made to the American Cancer Society.

You may leave the family online condolences at www.thomasfuneralhomecalhoun.com

Thomas Funeral Home has proudly been entrusted with the care of Roy Eugene Rogers.

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We would like to express our sincere condolences to you and your family. Our thoughts and prayers have been and will be with you all.

Samantha Lusk and Family Nov 9 2021 10:05 AM

Knowing you and loving you was such a beautiful gift. You take with you my heart . I will miss you till the day I see you again. I will always love you my precious Roy!

Mary Goodis Nov 4 2021 1:44 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Rogers

Scottie, Kat and Cristina Nov 1 2021 12:11 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Rogers

Regenia Sloan Oct 29 2021 2:11 PM

So sorry Melissa & Melanie. And Margaret. Our Prayers will be with you all🙏

Troy and Donna Harris Parker Oct 29 2021 9:54 AM

Sorry for your loss! Roy was and is a great man,he has taught me a lot since I met him.I helped him with his yard work.I miss how we would sit on the porch and talk about gardens and his green beans .He will be dearly missed ,and never forgotten! He's an angel now and they seem to need him more than we do!

Anthony dinning Oct 29 2021 3:22 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Rogers

Anthony dinning Oct 29 2021 3:18 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Roy Rogers

Ann Thomas Smith Oct 29 2021 1:00 AM

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Melanie McHugh Oct 28 2021 10:40 PM

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Melanie McHugh Oct 28 2021 10:36 PM

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