ROGERS Roland Melbourne (1907 – 1986)
Mar. 31, 1907
West Virginia, USA
Oct. 21, 1986
East Liverpool Evening Review, East Liverpool, Columbiana Co., OH, Wednesday, 22 Oct 1986, pg. 4.
Roland M. Rogers, 79, of 226 Louisiana Ave., Chester, died Tuesday at 4 p.m. at City Hospital of natural causes. He was born near Chester March 31, 1907, a son of the late Howard B. Rogers and Elizabeth Allison Rogers. He was employed 30 years as a millwright at the Homer Laughlin China Co. before retiring, and was a member of the First United Methodist Church. He is survived at home by his wife, Catherine Bennett Rogers, whom he married June 20, 1935; two daughters, Mrs. Mary Anne Johnston of Chester and Mrs. Reberta Lynn Atkinson of San Diego, Calif.; a sister, Mrs. Letha Minor of Chester; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. The Rev. Clark Allison of the Wellsville First Church of the Nazarene is to conduct services Friday at 1 p.m. at the Arner Funeral Chapel. Burial is to be in Locust Hill Cemetery. Friends may call at the chapel tonight from 7 to 9 and Thursday afternoon and evening.
Contributed by George Allison