Obituary of Carl Rogers
Carl Henry Rogers, 68, gained his Angel Wings on Friday, December 8, 2017. Our loss is Heavens gain. He was a man that loved his Lord first and his family second. He gave his heart to the Lord over 34 years ago and he lived his life as a true Christian. He walked a very close walk with his Lord. Anyone he met would always remark on how much he loved his Lord. He attended Jackson Line Baptist Church.
He was preceded in death by his father, Carl L. Rogers, his mother, Lucille Parker Rogers and his brother, Harry Rogers. He was a native of Swain County and attended the old Whittier Elementary School. He was born and raised in Whittier.
He is survived by the love of his life, his soulmate of 40 years Jane Taylor Rogers; by his two sons, Nathaniel Rogers (Amber) and Brent Parton. His daughter, Kimberly Parton. His nine grandchildren, Brent Parton (Suzie), Emily, Hayleann and CJ Rogers, Kirstin, Kayla and Hannah Parton, Savannah and Anna Jane Mills. His two great grandchildren, Liam Parton and Leah Taylor, one brother, Don Rogers, three sisters, Linda Tipton (Keith), Martha Burke (Gene), Jane Cunningham (Bill); and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 pm Tuesday in the chapel of Crisp Funeral Home. Revs. Eugene Taylor, Ted (Pete Cole) III, and Jim Frady will officiate with burial in the Sawmill Hill Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 5:30 – 8:30 pm Monday at the funeral home.
Crisp Funeral Home was established in 1997 by Michael L. Crisp to better serve the families of Swain County and surrounding areas.
669 Highway 19 South - PO Box 1639
Bryson City, NC 28713
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