Thelma M. Rogers

Apr 07, 2012

1931 - 2012

Waynesville, Thelma Mehaffey Rogers, 80, passed away Saturday, April 7, 2012.

She was a native of Louisville, Tennessee, and was the daughter of the late Robert Harvey and Lila Belle Patterson Mehaffey.  She was also preceded in death by her husband, Paul Rogers in 2010 three brothers, Clarence, William R. and Laymond V. Mehaffey and a sister, Betty Lynn Mull.

She was a member of James Chapel Baptist Church.

She is survived by one son, Ronald P. Rogers and his wife Nancy of Waynesville; one sister, Eunice M. “Gwen” Green of Charlotte; a brother, Raymond H. Mehaffey of Hairman, Tennessee and one grandson, Andrew Norman Rogers.

Funeral services will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, April 10,  at the Waynesville Chapel of Wells Funeral Home.  The Revs. Mark Caldwell and Wayne Willett will officiate.  Burial will follow at Fines Creek Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery.  The family will receive friends from 6 until 8 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to Fines Creek Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery Maintenance Fund, C/O James Ferguson, 11571 Betsy’s Gap Road, Clyde, NC 28721.

Wells Funeral Homes & Cremation Services of Waynesville is in charge of arrangements.  An on-line memorial register is available at “Obituaries” at “”