|August 19, 1943 - April 11, 2017 |
Michael Curry Rogers, age 73 died April 11, 2017 in Little Rock, AR He was born August 19, 1943. He was originally from El Dorado, AR. Mr. Rogers was a retired office manager and a member of the Little Rock First Baptist Church. His family will always remember that he was hard working and family was important to him. He was very fond of his El Dorado high school class members-1961. He kept them informed about El Dorado news items, remembered their birthdays and helped with class reunions and other events. He was also in the US Air Force for four years and very patriotic.
He was predeceased by son, Brian El Rogers; parents Byron Leslie Rogers and Ruth El Curry Foster; a brother, Byron L. (Buddy) Rogers, Jr and grandparents El and Ruth Curry.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Betty Reynolds Rogers and two daughters; April Robinson; Sarah and Joey Langston, granddaughter, Chloe Michelle Robinson, grandsons, Andrew James Langston, Jacob Curry and Josiah Samuel Langston and granddaughters, Charlotte Jane Langston & Celia Joy Langston. His loving aunt, Virginia Newell, also survives him. His half-sister, Leslie Reid, lives in Teague, Texas.
Visitation will be Monday, April 17 from 5-7 pm at Little Rock Funeral Home at 8801 Knoedl Court (NW corner of I 630 and Barrow Rd.). Services will be Tuesday, April 18 at 10:00 a.m. at the funeral home, followed by interment at Arlington Memory Park in El Dorado, AR at 4:00 p.m. Memorials made be made to Natl. Children’s Leukemia Foundation www.leukemiafoundation.org
Arrangements are under the direction of Little Rock Funeral Home. (501) 224-2200. Michael’s online guestbook may be signed at www.littlerockfuneralhome.com