OKLAHOMA CITY Funeral for former Cache resident, Ronnie D. Rogers, 76, of Oklahoma City, will be at 4 p.m. Thursday at Lawton Ritter Gray Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Dennis Dawson, pastor of First Baptist Church, officiating.
Mr. Rogers passed away Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, in Oklahoma City.
Ronnie was born Oct. 31, 1937, in Rush Springs, to William Lee and Gladys Davis Rogers. He grew up in Lawton, where he attended school. He worked in the Sanitation Department at Fort Sill until his retirement. He married Doretha Long and later married June Rogers. He and June moved to Mississippi and Texas, and after she passed away in 2005, he returned to Oklahoma and lived in Cache. He later moved to Oklahoma City. Ronnie loved old country music and enjoyed collecting knives. Ronnie loved his beloved cat, Miss Kitty, and beloved dog, Cricket. He will be missed by all.
He is survived by two sons and daughter-in-law, Bill and Billie Rogers, of Lawton; and Johnny Lee Rogers, of Fresno, Calif.; four sisters: Sissy Nunley, of Cache; Sherry Stearns, and Yvonne Thompson, both of Oklahoma City; and Sonja Rogers Clark, of Bonney Lake, Wash.; two brothers: Butch Rogers, of Cache; and Rick Rogers, of Copperas Cove, Texas; his grandchildren: including Amber Gilley, Gregory Gilley, Josh Gilley, Ida Mae Kellum and Ronald Kellum; his great-grandchildren: Kamron Gilley, Ethan Gilley, Noah Gilley, Conner Gilley, Erik Gilley and Alexis Gilley.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his daughter, Roberta Rogers; his brother, Lewis C. Rogers; and his sister, Beverly Maiberger.
The family would like to thank Carter Hospice of Oklahoma City for the care they provided Mr. Rogers.
An online guest book and sympathy cards are available at GrayFuneral.com.