Betty R. Rogers

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Betty Sarah Randall Rogers, 96, of Leicester, passed away peacefully at home on Sunday, October 8, 2017. A native of Buncombe Co., Betty was a daughter of the late Leslie and May Penley Randall. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Glenn F. Rogers. Mrs. Rogers worked as an auditor for the U.S. Postal Service in the Grove Arcade. She was a former volunteer at Mission Hospital, volunteering as a discharge escort, and she was also a member of Bell United Methodist Church. Mrs. Rogers was devoted to her family and was loved and will be deeply missed by all who knew her. Surviving are her son, Richard "Rick" Rogers and wife Vickie, and Jerry Rogers; grandchildren, Mark Rogers (Amanda), Beth Rogers, and Erica Ratterree (Jason); and great-grandchildren, Reagan and Will Ratterree. Funeral services for Mrs. Rogers will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday in the Patton Ave. chapel of Groce Funeral Home, with the Rev. David Green officiating. Interment will follow at Bell United Methodist Church. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service on Wednesday.

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  1. Rick, Randy and I are very sorry to hear of Miss Betty’s passing. She was one SPECIAL lady. She is one of our fondest memories of Bell Church. Love you all.

  2. I am so sorry for your loss and though I never really knew her I feel like I did as her grandchildren and my sister always sang her praises! It is often harder to lose a good mother and grandmother! I will pray for you all!

  3. Rick and Jerry and family. I am very sorry to hear of your mom’s passing..She was one of the kindest people I have ever known. My thoughts and prayers are with you .

  4. She was like a second mother to me also. Unbelievable lady and honored to be friends with that family. She knew Jesus well, and that is all she needs!!! I’m missing her with you guys!!!

  5. Rick, Vickie, Jerry, and family…so sorry for your loss. Betty was a very special person and she always made me feel a part of her family. Loved her smile and laughter. Anytime I was around her, you could tell she loved life, her family and of course the Carolina Tarheels. She will be missed!

  6. I am the niece of Effie and Leonard Miller, I went to church with Betty at Bell
    Methodist Church, The last time I spoke to her she seemed fine. She was
    so sweet and kind, I will miss her and I am so sorry.

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