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Alma Andrew Rogers, Adair Co./Cumberland native (1929-2016)

She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church, Columbia, KY and was active in the Homemaker's Club. She was a member of a highly regarded family, the daughter of the late Henry & Mary Pott Andrew of Cumberland County, KY and was a long time resident of Adair County. She was the widow of Clifton Roger. She leaves three direct living descendants.

Alma Andrew Rogers, 87, formerly of Columbia, Kentucky, died Saturday, September 3, 2016 at 11:19pmCT, at Lifecare Center of Sparta in Sparta, Tennessee.

Funeral service will be Wednesday, September 7, 2016 at 2pmCT, at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY, with Rev. William Davenport officiating. Burial in Columbia Cemetery. Visitation after 10amCT, Wednesday.

Alma Andrew Rogers, 87, Adair Co./Cumberland native (1929-2016)

She was born June 20, 1929, in Cumberland County, Kentucky, to the late Henry and Mary Potts Andrew. She died in Sparta, White County, TN, September 3, 2016, at the age of 87 years, two months, and 13 days.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Clifton J. Rogers on February 10, 1995.

She was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and was active in the Homemaker's Club.

Survivors include:

  • Her daughter & son-in-law: Ami Jo and Andy Wilson of Martin, Tennessee

  • One brother: Ruben Andrew of Richmond, Virginia

  • Two sisters: Lera Galenis of Waynesboro, Virginia, Brenda (David) Warren of Fishersville, Virginia

  • Two grandchildren: Emily and David Wilson

  • Several nieces and nephews, including a special nephew, Chuck Rogers of Columbia, other relatives and friends
Send condolences to the family of Alma Andrew Rogers

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home, 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY Memorials are suggested to the Adair County Homemaker's Club which can be left at the funeral home

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Alma Andrew Rogers, Adair Co/Cumberland native, KY (1929-2016

2016-09-09 - 200 Campbellsville Street, Columbia, KY - Photo Grissom-Martin Funeral Home.

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