Kenneth B. “Ken” Rogers,
Funeral services will be held Monday, Sept. 3, 2012 at 10:00 a.m. at First United Methodist Church for Kenneth B. “Ken” Rogers, 76, who died Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012 at 9:45 a.m. in Crowley.
Mr. “Ken” was a native of Newton County, TX and longtime resident of Crowley. He owned and operated Ken’s Furniture and Appliances which later was renamed Quality Furniture and Appliance in Crowley, Jennings, St. Martinville, and New Iberia. He was veteran of the US Army having served his country during the Korean Conflict. He was a Mason, Shriner and a longtime member of First United Methodist Church. He was a loving husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
Rev. Charlie Crews, pastor of First United Methodist Church, will officiate for the services. The family requests visiting hours Sunday from 11:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Monday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:45 a.m. Burial will be in Woodlawn Cemetery.
Mr. Rogers is survived by three daughters, Katherine R. Brasseaux and her husband Rocco of Rayne, Sheryl R. Johnson and her husband Glenn of Eunice, Janet R. Shingleton and her husband Thomas of Crowley; one sister, Wauldean R. Lantrip of Beaumont, TX; one brother, Toney Rogers of Livingston, TX.; eight grandchildren, Haley B. Ardoin and her husband, Michael, Brock Brasseaux, Zachary Thevis and his wife Lacey, Brant Thevis, Karlie Shingleton, Kallie Shingleton, Jessica J. Istre and her husband Corey, Danielle J. Courville and her husband Scott; four great-grandchildren, Hudson Ardoin, Hayden Istre, Grady Istre and Katie Courville.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Shirley Myers Rogers; his parents, Everette and Elizabeth Meigs Rogers; two sisters, Juanita R. Oliver and Mildred R. Byars; one brother, James Rogers.
Pallbearers will be Rocco Brasseaux, Glenn Johnson, Thomas Shingleton, Zachary Thevis, Brant Thevis, Brock Brasseaux and Michael Ardoin.
Words of comfort may be sent to the family at www.geesey-ferguson.com.
Arrangements have been entrusted to Geesey-Ferguson Funeral Home, 301 North Ave F, Crowley, LA 70526, 337-783-3313.