Fred Rogers passed away April 8, 2018

Fred Rogers, 82, of Greers Ferry, Arkansas passed away April 8, 2018. He was born January 26, 1936 in Decatur, Illinois.

Fred proudly served his country through his thirty-one year career in the United States Marine Corps. He retired as a Master Gunnery Sergeant (E-9). Fred served one tour in Korea and four tours in Vietnam, two aboard ship and two on land. Fred spent five years with the Arkansas Game and Fish as a creel officer. Fred’s sixty-two year marriage to Judy Daniels presented him with a large family including four children, nine grandchildren, nineteen great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Audrey Daley, and his father-in-law and mother-in-law: Brownie and Minnie Brown.

Fred is survived by his wife, Judy Rogers; four children listed with their families: daughter, Robin Holloway and her family, Harmony Delapaz, Dashavia Sanders and her son, TraShaun Sanders, and Adam and Kim Delapaz and their children: Coral and Jordan; daughter, Brigitte and Erin Jerrett and their family, Faith Hufft, Zachary and May Cochran and their children: Evangeline and Donivan, and Jami and Jason Davenport and their children: Angel Armbruster and Jayden Jerrett; son, Bobby and Thea Rogers and their son, Daniel, and daughter, Jeanette and Sid Hazelwood and their family, Madalynne and Cheston Cooper and their children: Kiari and Kallie, Amy and Wes Brown and their children: Emmett and Brinley, Amanda and Daniel Stevens and their children: Courtney and Garret, and Buddie and Pam Hazelwood and their children: Aleigha, Ryan, Kenzie, Brooklynn, Buddie, Jr., and Chloe; in-laws: Steven and Karen Brown, the late Esther and Carl Taylor, and Buck and Donna Brown; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews, and many many friends.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Greers Ferry Ambulance, P.O. Box 1264, Greers Ferry, Arkansas 72067.

A graveside memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2018 in Shiloh Crossroads Cemetery in Greers Ferry. www.heberspringsfuneralhome.com