Mrs. Mary Helen Rogers, age 77 of Ocoee, TN passed away Thursday, February 13, 2014.
Mrs. Rogers was born in Isabella, TN to the late William Hoyt and Edith Simonds Sisson. She was a wonderful wife, mother and grandmother. She was a homemaker and member of the Isabella Baptist Church. Mrs. Rogers was also preceded in death by a son, David Brian Rogers, granddaughter, Ashley Rogers, siblings Gene, Tom and Ronnie Sisson and Betty Hawkins.
She is survived by her loving husband Frank Rogers of Ocoee, TN;children, Rhonda Dianna (James)Stewart of Old Fort, TN, Heather Dawn (Michael) Dunn of Cleveland, TN; Charles Rodney (Sharon) Rogers of Crandall, GA; sisters, Shirley (Travis) Huffman and Emily Walden, both of Blue Ridge, GA; grandchildren, Tiffany Sprague, Christy Rogers,Shelly Meija, Benji Rogers, April Timms, Adam Maples. Great grandchildren, Cody Dunn, Ashley Dunn, Ethan Sprague, Zack Sprague, Tanner Davis, Layla Stewart, Kiahra Mejia and Kaelen Mejia, Alia Rogers, Eli Rogers, Makayla Maples.
A private service is planned with Anthony Walden and Trevor Millsaps speaking. Music will be by Jim Callihan. Pallbearers include Benji Rogers, Mark Millsaps, Jim Callihan, Anthony Walden, Michael Dunn and James "Woodrow" Stewart. Honorary pallbearers include Billy Simonds, Trevor Millsaps, John Hancock, Aaron Hancock, Greg Hancock and Zack Timms. Interment will follow in the Zion Hill Cemetery. A memorial service will be conducted at a later date. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.akinsfuneralhome.com. Akins Funeral Home of Copperhill, TN was in charge of the arrangements.