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Jerry T. Rogers, Taylor Co., KY (1943-2011)

He was a native of Green Co., KY, and a member of a large, highly regarded family. He was a veteran of the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Vietnam War. He was retired after a 28 year career in the U.S. Navy

Jerry T. Rogers, 67, of Campbellsville and Pensacola, FL, died at 7:40amET, Wednesday, April 20, 2011 in Campbellsville, KY.

Funeral services will be at 4pmET/3pmCT, Saturday, April 23, 2011, at the Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY, by Rev. Lawrence Brockman. Burial will be in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens, 3878 Greensburg RD, Campbellsville, KY, with full military honors by the Marion County Veterans Honor Guard. Visitation will be after 6pmET/5pmCT, Friday, April 22, 2011.

Jerry T. Rogers, Taylor Co., KY (1943-2011)

Jerry T. Rogers was the son of the late J. T. Rogers and Catherine Odell Sallee Rogers. He was born in Green Co., KY, Tuesday, July 27, 1943. He died Wednesday, April 20, 2011 in Campbellsville, Taylor Co, KY at the age of 67 years, 8 months, and 24 days.

He was a veteran of the Cuban Missile Crisis and the Vietnam War having served his country honorably in the United States Navy for some 28 years before retiring.

He united in marriage to Donna Raye Blevins July 9, 1966. She preceded him in death March 5, 2006.

He united in marriage to Patricia Short Phillips May 27, 2009.

Besides his wife, Patricia Phillips Rogers, he is survived by the following:
  • A daughter-in-law: Jill Rogers Baxley of North Augusta, SC

  • Two step-children: Eric Phillips and wife, Lorie of Campbellsville, KY; and Amy Medley and husband, Jeff of Louisville, KY

  • Two grandchildren: Noah Thomas Rogers and Katey Ellis Rogers of South Carolina

  • Seven step grandchildren

  • Two brothers and one sister: Paul D. Rogers and Robert L. Rogers and wife, Nancy and Kathy Lynn Rogers of Campbellsville, KY

  • His mother-in-law: Dixie Mae Short of Campbellsville, KY

  • Several nieces and nephews

  • And many other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by a son Derek T. Rogers, June 6, 2008.

The Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home, 418 Lebanon AV, Campbellsville, KY in charge of arrangements.

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