THE MANSFIELD NEWS JOURNAL (Mansfield, Ohio) Friday, April 15, 1966 Funeral services for Watt Rogers, 40, Mansfield RD 4, State Route 430, who died yesterday morning at University Hospital, Columbus, following a six-month illness, will be 10 a.m. Saturday at the Church of God, West Longview Ave. His pastor, the Rev. C. C. Webb, will be in charge. Mr. Rogers was born April 13, 1926 in Carter County, Ky., had lived in Mansfield since 1948, and was employed by Mobil Supply Co. Survivors include his wife, Bernice; three sons, James, George, and Danny, a daughter, Judy, all at home; his mother, Mrs. Brunis Rogers, 948 Lenox Ave.; two brothers, Kenneth of Mansfield and Chester of Norristown, Pa.; six sisters, Mrs. Kenneth Parsons, Mrs. Vaughn Carroll, Mrs. Earsel Carroll and Mrs. Ralph Haney, all of Mansfield, Mrs. Curtis Barber and Mrs. Elbert Barber, both of Grayson, Ky. Friends may call, starting this afternoon, at the Wappner Funeral Home. Following services here the body will be taken to the Phillips Funeral Home, Grayson, Ky., for additional services at 1 p.m. Saturday. Burial will be in the Littleton Cemetery, Carter County, Ky.
Submitted by David Tucker