Corsicana Daily Sun, Corsicana, Texas

April 26, 2013

Margie L. Rogers


Corsicana Daily Sun

— Margie Louise Rogers, 89, passed away in Ennis on Thursday, April 25, 2013.

Margie was born Nov. 30, 1923 to George W. and Ruby O’Neal. On Dec. 19, 1960 she married Harry L. Rogers and they made their home originally in Corsicana then to Munich, Germany while Harry served in the United States Army, and then returned to Corsicana in 1962.

She worked for Roy’s Café for over 25 years as a waitress. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxiliary in Corsicana and a member of the Methodist Church. She enjoyed working crossword puzzles and reading. She was a master Peanut Brittle maker and she enjoyed sports, especially the Cowboys and Rangers. She also enjoyed going to her coffee group at the Ennis Truck Stop.

She is preceded in death by her parents, 12 siblings, and her husband, Harry L. Rogers.

She is survived by one daughter, Patricia Honza of Ennis; two grandsons and their families, Lance and his wife Melissa and their daughter Kathryn of Ennis, and Michael and his wife Lauren and their children Ryan and Georgia Kate of Austin; one brother, Alvie O’Neal and his wife Jerra of Corsicana; two sisters, Tiny Lou Wilson of Groesbeck and Nelda May Oliver and her husband Douglas of Houston, along with numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be 4 to 6 p.m. Sunday, April 28, 2013 in the J.E. Keever Mortuary of Ennis.

Graveside services will take place at 11 a.m. Monday, April 29, 2013 at Resthaven Cemetery in Corsicana under the direction of J.E. Keever Mortuary, Inc. www.jekeevermortuary.com.