Joe Bill Rogers
Joe Bill Rogers passed away on Saturday, September 4, 2010 at Richards Memorial Hospital in Rockdale after reaching the age of 71 years.
He was born on February 12, 1939 to Dick and Vena Clinard Rogers in Bell County, Texas. He married Donna Christian on August 20, 1967 in Rockdale, where they made their home for 40 years. Joe Bill was a police officer, serving the communities of Lexington, Cameron and Caldwell.
A Masonic graveside service was held on Tuesday, September 7, 2010 at the Oak Lawn Cemetery in Rockdale. He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepmother, Opal Rogers.
Joe bill is survived by his wife, Donna; daughter Melanie Earley and husband Dennis of Arlington; grandchildren Hayden and Ella Earley; brothers Wayne Rogers of Rockdale and C.J. Sparks of Burleson; sisters Dora and Evelyn and step-sister Joann Bolmes of Washington.