James O. Rogers, 80, of Signal Mountain, passed away on Monday, June 19, 2017. James served his country in the U.S. Army and a member of Fellowship Baptist Church in East Ridge. He worked at Prentice Cooper as a Game Warden before becoming a heavy equipment operator at T.V.A. James was a mason. He was well loved by many people, a great story teller and will be missed by all those who knew him. James was preceded in death by his parents, L.C. and Mary Rogers; brothers, Kenneth Rogers and Larry Wayne Rogers and grandchildren, Heather Lynne Mulkey and Stacey LeAnne Hudson and son-in-law, Roy Sharp.
Survivors include his daughters, Carol Sharp, Rhonda Miller (Kenny), Cheryl Combs (Mitch) and Vickie Barger; sisters, Barbara Kilgore, Wanda Patterson and Peggy Cogar (Jim); 11 grandchildren, 24 great grandchildren, 2 great great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and many special friends.
Services will be held on Friday, June 23, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel. Visitation will be on Thursday from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be at the Chattanooga National Cemetery on Monday, June 26, 2017 at 1:00 p.m.
Thank you to the Hospice Care Center.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.