Rogers, Shirley J.
Date: Monday, Jan. 14, 2008
Time: 4:00p.m. - 8:00p.m.
Mahn Funeral Home, DeSoto Chapel
Date: Tuesday,Jan.15, 2008
Mahn Funeral Home, Desoto Chapel
Oakland Baptist Cemetery, DeSoto, MO
American Diabetes Association, 2650 So. Hanley Road, Suite 350, St. Louis, MO 63144
Shirley J. (Davis-Williams) Rogers, 72, of DeSoto passed away on January 11, 2008 in DeSoto, Missouri. Mrs. Rogers was born on February 28, 1935 in St. Louis, Missouri; the daughter of the late Raymond B. and Maxine P. (nee Wilkerson) Davis.
She is survived by her loving husband of 35 years, Donald L. Rogers. She was the dear mother of Raymond L. (Shirley) Williams, and David J. Williams, all of DeSoto; Donald E. (Sue) Rogers, Glendale, Arkansas, David J. Rogers, Dallas, Texas; Cheryl D. (David) Ketcherside of DeSoto, Donna S. (James) Cornman, of Perryville, and Kathy M. (Duanne) Townsend, West Alton, Missouri; also surviving are 12 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a daughter, Vicki L. Williams, a brother, Dallas L. Davis and a sister, Connie Lamar.
Shirley was co-owner of the Don & Shirley Cafe in DeSoto. She was a member of the C.I.A Hall, Community Improvement and the Senior Citizens Group. She enjoyed being a local music entertainer.
Funeral service at Mahn Funeral Home officated by Rev. Gene Moses.