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Robert "Bob" N. Rogers, Sr

Robert "Bob" N. Rogers, Sr
  • May 11, 1934 - October 3, 2017
  • North Charleston, South Carolina
  • Memorials may be made to
  • BPO Elks #242 Scholarship Fund
    1113 Sam Rittenberg Blvd
    Charleston, SC 29407
  • or
  • Doorway Baptist Church "Building Fund"
    7825 Dorchester Road
    North Charleston, SC 29418

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“Diane, So sorry to learn of Bob's passing. May your many years of wonderful memories give you strength during this difficult time. ”
1 of 29 | Posted by: Sandy Schad - Summerville, SC

“My heart aches for Diane and family, we have known Bob for over 60 years and know that he was a wonderful person, and will truly be missed. My faith...Read More »
2 of 29 | Posted by: Joan Groves - Oxford, FL - friend

“Sorry to hear of Bob's passing. I'm sorry I couldn't get to the wake or Services. My car was in the shop,& I didn't get it back till Friday afternoon...Read More »
3 of 29 | Posted by: GAIL Leary - Summerville, SC

“Diane,So very sorry to hear about Bob. Sending my sincere sympathy and caring thoughts to you and your family. ”
4 of 29 | Posted by: Bobbi Papineau - Mt. Pleasant, SC

“So very sorry to hear another Elk passed away. My thoughts and prayers are with Diane and the family. May God guide you and give you strength during...Read More »
5 of 29 | Posted by: Barbie Perkins-Cooper - SC

“Diane,Sorry for your loss - he will be missed and I am praying for you and your family. I know only so well the loss of someone special. ”
6 of 29 | Posted by: Vince Whetsell - Bowman, SC

“We will miss a wonderful person and friend. A terrific Elk.Tom and Myra Lawson ”
7 of 29 | Posted by: Tom and Myra Lawson - SC - Friend

“Diane, our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We were blessed to have known Bob. ”
8 of 29 | Posted by: Bill and Carol Roach - SC

“Diane you and your entire family have by deepest sympathy. As a neighbor Mr. Rogers will truly be missed he was always so kind and helpful. ”
9 of 29 | Posted by: Brendalin Mack - SC - Neighbor

“Sorry for your loss praying for you and your familyPhil and Sybil Russell ”
10 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“To the Rogers Family Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. Bob was an elegant gentle Man one that will truly be missed!...Read More »
11 of 29 | Posted by: Debi & Tommy Johnson - Charleston, SC

“May God bless you and your family in this time of sorrow ”
12 of 29 | Posted by: Elizabeth and Don Kirkman - SC

“Diane, I am so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. May the Lord be with you all. Sincerely ”
13 of 29 | Posted by: Judy Walker - Ridgeville, SC

“Diane and family, my memories of ya'll are from many years in the past but I remember how much your friendship meant to me. Please know that I have...Read More »
14 of 29 | Posted by: Peggy and John Savage - Fletcher, NC

“Terri - I'm so sorry for the loss of your daddy. Prayers of comfort and peace will be with you and your family. Love ya. XOXO ”
15 of 29 | Posted by: K Carla Wade - Fayetteville, NC

“TerriJust thinking about you and your family you are in our thoughts and prayers ”
16 of 29 | Posted by: Carrie Griffith - Moncks Corner

“Diane,thinking of you and your family at this time. Praying God's comfort to you and family...Bill & Sandra ”
17 of 29 | Posted by: A friend

“Diane, we are so sorry for your loss. You and the family will be in our thoughts and prayers... ”
18 of 29 | Posted by: Martha & Pat Gunnells - SC

“Diane and family, so sorry for your loss. Bob was a very good person and friendly. We enjoyed talking with him when ever we had a chance. He will...Read More »
19 of 29 | Posted by: Susan Sullivan - North Charleston, SC

“Diane and Terri, So sorry for your loss. Praying for God's guidance during this difficult time. ”
20 of 29 | Posted by: Clifford/Carolyn Johnson - SC

“We are very sorry for your loss and extend our most sincere condolences.My father, Paul Ferguson, also sends his love and is unable to attend...Read More »
21 of 29 | Posted by: Hardy Ferguson - Charleston, SC

“Diane, Terrie and Bobby, I'm sorry to learn of Bob's passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
22 of 29 | Posted by: Archie Franchini - Charleston, SC

“Terri and Bobby, your family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
23 of 29 | Posted by: Susie Surell - Rockport, TX

24 of 29 | Posted by: Michelle Lemon - Ravenel, SC

“terri, he leaves behind a loving and beautiful family. My thoughts are with you ”
25 of 29 | Posted by: jim edwards - concord, NC

“Terri, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. May GOD give you all strength and comfort now and in the days ahead. xoxo ”
26 of 29 | Posted by: Lisa Grammer - N. Charleston, SC

“Mrs Diane, Terri and Family,Please know our thoughts and prayers are with you all now and in the days to come. ”
27 of 29 | Posted by: Chuck and Christine Bouknight - SC

“Thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
28 of 29 | Posted by: Gale Nathan - Ladson, SC

“our sincere condolences to the family on their loss. Bob was a fine person and it was and honor to know him. The Cline Family. ”
29 of 29 | Posted by: Bill & Peggy Cline - N Charleston, SC

Robert "Bob" N. Rogers, Sr., entered in eternal peace Tuesday, October 3, 2017 at the age of 83. Bob was married to Diane Joye Rogers for 57 years. The family will receive friends Thursday, October 5, 2017 in J. HENRY STUHR INC., WEST ASHLEY CHAPEL, 3360 Glenn McConnell Parkway from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. His funeral service will be held Friday in Stuhr's West Ashley Chapel at 11:00 a.m. Interment will follow in Riverview Memorial Park.

Bob as he was known to many was born May 11, 1934 in Mullins, South Carolina, to the late Shep Wesley Rogers and Molly Gordon Rogers. After his fathers death, his family moved to North Charleston in 1947. They joined Dorchester Waylyn Baptist Church, now Doorway Baptist Church, and was still a member at his death. Bob attended Chicora High School and while there, joined the National Guard Tank Division. He then entered the USAF. Upon returning to Charleston, he was employed at Westvaco, retiring with 42 years of service.

Bob loved his children and enjoyed working with them in there many activities. He was a Cub Scout Master for Pack 481 and Baseball Coach on the Brentwood Field. Bob was Life member of Dorchester Masonic Lodge, and served the Charleston Elks Lodge as an Exalted Ruler and Trustee, being awarded Officer of the Year for 3 years. He also was awarded Life Membership by the Elks. Bob was loved by many and never met a stranger- having to speak to all he came in contact with. He always gave back in everything he did. He certainly enjoyed a good golf game with his many buddies.

He is survived by his wife Diane, daughter, Terri R. Ackerman (Greg), sons, Robert Jr. (Sherri), Brian (Melissa) and Russell Rogers; grandchildren, Whitney Rogers of Walterboro, Emily Grace and Grayson Ackerman of Moncks Corner, and Troy and Hannah Rogers of Goose Creek. Also many wonderful nieces and nephews. Bob was preceded in death by his brother, Shep Wesley Rogers, and two sisters, Frances R. Powell, and Harriett R. Coleman.

Memorials may be made to BPO Elks #242 Scholarship Fund, 1113 Sam Rittenberg Blvd, Charleston, SC 29407 or Doorway Baptist Church Building Fund, 7825 Dorchester Road, North Charleston, SC 29418.