Evelyn Doris Rogers

Published 2:54 pm Monday, July 1, 2013


Evelyn Doris Rogers, born Nov. 10, 1939, passed away Friday, June 28, 2013, at Regency Hospital in Covington at the age of 73. She was a member of Monroe Street Baptist Church, and was also a retired from the Bogalusa City School System. She is survived by her husband, Jewel Rogers of Bogalusa; a son, Jewel Dewayne (Lisa Ann) Rogers of Bogalusa; three daughters, Debbie Rogers (Ronnie) Bennett, Dorinda Rogers (Kenneth) Seals and Donna Rogers (David) Riley, all of Bogalusa; two sisters, Della Faye Odom of Gulfport, Miss., and Lavayne Hughs of Hattiesburg, Miss.; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and a host of nieces, nephews and other family members and friends. Her parents, Clarence Lavernon and Edna Doris Baughman Smith, preceded her in death.

Visitation will be held Monday, July 1 at Brown-McGehee Funeral Home from 5-9 p.m. Visitation will resume on Tuesday from 8 a.m. until time for the funeral service at 2 p.m. in the funeral home chapel, with the Rev. Chad Jenkins officiating. Don Miley will assist. Interment will follow at the Sam Carroll Cemetery.

Family and friends may visit and sign the online guestbook at www.brownmcgehee.com.