He was of the Baptist faith and attended Zion Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine Rogers; and parents, Calvin Oliver Rogers and Essie Shields Rogers.
He is survived by his children: Calvin Rogers and wife, Dianne, and Wesley Rogers, all of Benton; grandchildren; Destiny Rogers of Benton, Jeremiah Rogers of Salem, Mass., and Alexander Rogers of Benton; and a special niece, Paige Price.
Funeral will be held at 8 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2013, in the chapel of Higgins Funeral Home with the Rev. David Peters officiating.
Interment will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, April 13, 2013, in the Zion Baptist Church Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home prior to the service.
We invite you to send a message of condolence and view the Rogers family guestbook at www.higginsfuneral.com.