Roy C. Rogers, a resident of Durant, Oklahoma, joined his heavenly Father on March 5, 2021 at the age of 82. He was the son of Clay J. Rogers and Ima Allie (Marrs) Rogers born on September 27, 1938. Roy married his cherished wife Rose Marie Brock in Crescent, OK on March 14, 1958.
Family hour will be from 9-10:00 AM Saturday February 6th at the Kingston First Baptist Church in Kingston, OK. A service in honor of this life will be at 10:00 AM after the family hour with Rev. Steve Beebe officiating. He will be laid to rest at 4:00 PM at the Oakland Knowles Cemetery in Crescent, OK. A live stream of the service will be available on the Holmes-Coffey-Murray Funeral Home and the Kingston First Baptist Church Facebook pages at 10:00 AM.
Roy was a man dedicated to his faith with a servant’s heart. He was an Elder and Deacon of the Crescent First Christian Church 1968-2001 (33 years), a Deacon for the Kingston First Baptist Church from 2016-2021. He was community minded and was active in the Crescent Fire Services from 1968-1988, was the Crescent Fire Chief from1986-1987, and the Crescent Mayor from 1970-1972. Roy was employed by the CMS Gas Plant as a motor technician.
Roy is survived by his: wife Rose, Karen McDowell-daughter, Crescent OK. Justin Schulz- grandson, OKC, OK. Nacole Price- granddaughter, Crescent OK. Kara and Jeremy Gooch- granddaughter, Greenville, NC. Allison McDowell- granddaughter, OKC, OK. Sandra and Ron Mitchell- daughter, Durant, OK Megan and Byington Taylor- granddaughter, Durant, OK. Andria and Joel Dameron- granddaughter, Durant, OK. Cameron and Michaela Hise- grandson, Wheeling, IL. Nanci and Damon Donaldson- daughter, Crescent, OK. Billy and Cherokee Donaldson- grandson, Crescent, OK. Sarah Donaldson- granddaughter, Crescent, OK. Cassie Donaldson- granddaughter, Crescent, OK. Roy Kent and Dana Rogers-son, Fairhope, AL. Trevor and Dacie Rogers-grandson, Durant, OK. Baylee and Ramsey Hundley- granddaughter, Enid, OK. Karson and Keeleigh Rogers- grandson, Durant, OK. Makenzie Rogers- granddaughter, Seattle, WA
Great Grandchildren: Parker Schulz, Kaycen Price, Ruger Donaldson, Dawson Donaldson, Clay Still, Keaton Taylor, Brayson Taylor, Urijah Taylor, Quinn Yimmi Taylor, Deven Rogers, Zaileigh Rogers, Harper Hundley
Ron and Beth Rogers- brother, Blanchard, OK Don and Joyce Rogers- brother, Newcastle, OK. Jim Rogers- brother, Del City, OK. Multiple nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Roy is proceeded in death by mother, Ima Allie Marrs Rogers, father, Clay J. Rogers, brother, Carl Rogers, and son-in-law, Kevin McDowell.
Services are under the direction of Holmes~Coffey~Murray Funeral Home in Durant, Oklahoma www.holmescoffeymurray.com
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