Doris Rogers, 72, of Cleveland, passed away on Wednesday, May 12, 2021, at Parkridge Medical Center.
She was born on Aug. 7, 1948, to the late Ted and Jean Kennedy in Augusta, Ga.
She was everyone’s Aunt Doris, never met a stranger and made everyone feel welcomed.
Doris took joy in cooking and hosting family gatherings with her husband. Creative and crafty with sewing, crochet, jewelry, sewed lots of wedding dresses, bridesmaid’s gowns and wedding cakes for her family.
She was very outgoing and most of all loved to travel anywhere, but her favorite was the beach. She was incredibly supportive of her husband, and a loving mother.
Together with their smart and creative son, they had a thriving business, Rogers Cabinets and Southern Kitchens & Bath.
In her later years, she was a faithful caregiver. Doris took pride in loving people and taking care of the elderly.
She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Ron Rogers; parents; brother; and best friend, Donnie Kennedy.
She is survived by her son, Vince (Tracy) Rogers; daughter, Kim (Seth) Lunsford; and siblings: Jeannie Terry, Cheryl (Sherry) Monroy and Kendall Kennedy; grandchildren: Jordon Rogers and Lexie Lunsford; and many nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be held at noon on Wednesday, May 19, 2021, at Companion Funeral Home, with a memorial service to follow in the chapel at 1 p.m.
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