Cory was born October 13, 1972 in Taylor, Texas. He was raised and lived most of his life in Rockdale.
Cory passed away Tuesday, June 23, 2009 at his home in Cedar Park reaching the age of 36. He was preceded in death by his brother, Clayton Evans.
Graveside services were held Saturday, June 27, 2009 in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Rockdale.
On June 26, 2004, he and Lori Sari were married at Forest Grove. They have lived in Cedar Park the past five years.
Cory worked as a self employed contractor. He was a member of Forest Grove Christian Church, coached girl's softball for years and also liked to play baseball and later softball.
Survivng, his wife, Lorie Rogers of Cedar Park. Son, Bryce Rogers of Cedar Park. Daughters, Ashley Neely of Cedar Park, Cortney Rogers of Rockdale, Carley Rogers of Rockdale, Madison Neely of Cedar Park. Parents, Wayne and Janice Rogers of Rockdale. Sister, Wendy Praesel of Rockdale. Brothers, Marcus Evans and wife Delanie of Katy and Richard Evans and wife Denise of Rockdale. Grandchildren, Luke Ryan Conner and Emiliano Salomon.