Funeral services for Mr. Eldon H. Rogers, “Pa”, 82, of Farmerville will be held at 2:00pm Saturday at Farrar Funeral Home in Farmerville with Bro. Larry Anderson and Bro. Vernon Nelson officiating. Burial will be in Shady Grove Cemetery.
Mr. Rogers passed away October 24, 2013. He was retired from pipeline construction, was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Farmerville and a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He enjoyed being with his family, was a wonderful cook, and loved farming, hunting and fishing.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Joe & Annis Rogers, 4 brothers: Delton Rogers, Cedric Rogers, Herbie Rogers and Shelby Rogers; and 3 sisters: Lessie Kennedy, Velta Dewsnup and Norma Lee Price.
Left to cherish his memory is his wife, Edna Rogers of Farmerville; 1 son: David Eldon Rogers & wife, Michelle of Weddington, N.C.; 2 daughters: Theresa Snipe & husband, Raymond of Ruston, LA and Rebecca Rogers of Farmerville, LA; 2 step-children: Dr. Thomas Estis & wife, Dr. Catherine Estis and Theresa Estis Sharp & husband, Vernon; 4 grandchildren: Justin Snipe & wife, Sarah, Cody Snipe, David Nicholas Rogers and Natalie Rogers; 5 step-grandchildren: Sam Estis & wife, Toni, Josh Estis, Annie Sharp Berry & husband, Jamey, Lacey Sharp and Sarah Sharp Alford; 13 great grandchildren and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Pallbearers are Justin Snipe, Sam Estis, David Nicholas Rogers, Logan Estis, Royce Rogers and Ty Rogers. Honorary pallbearers are Cody Snipe and Josh Estis.