Lillian M. Ross Rogers
Waynesville — Loving Mother and Grandmother
WAYNESVILLE — Mrs. Lillian M. Ross Rogers, 89, of Waynesville, passed away Oct. 12, 2013, at Autumn Care.
She was born in Haywood County to the late Dewey Francis and Maggie Jane Knight Ross. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband George Virgil Rogers; brothers James Dewey Ross, Gerald Ross, Sanford Ross; and a sister Velda Ross Hall.
Mrs. Rogers attended nursing school and worked at Dayco for a number of years. Survivors include her son Anthony Lee Rogers and his wife Phyllis of McDonough, Georgia; daughters April Rogers McCoy and her husband Jody of Clyde, Alice Rogers Muller and her husband Fred of Marion; brothers Johnny R. Ross and his wife Shirley of Dalton, Georgia, Cecil Ross of Bethel; sister Freida Ross Hardin of Waynesville; grandchildren Kayla Snipes, Jessie Snipes, Kevin Rogers, Donnie Rogers; great-grandchildren Kinsley Snipes, McKenzie, Aidan, Ocean, Lochlen and Knox Rogers.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 15, in the funeral home chapel. The family will receive friends from 1:30 p.m. until the hour of the service.
Mrs. Rogers will be laid to rest beside her husband at Mt. Zion UMC Cemetery on Upper Crabtree. Garrett Funerals and Cremations is in charge of arrangements. www.garrettfuneralsandcremations.com