Kenny Rogers

Kenny Rogers


Passed: Tuesday, June 28, 2016
Funeral: Saturday, July 2, 2016

Age: 69
Location: Greer, SC

Kenneth (Kenny) Paul Rogers, 69, died June 28, 2016 at his home after a courageous battle with cancer. His strong will to live, unwavering faith in God, and the love and prayers of family and friends carried him through until he received ultimate healing.

A native of Greer, he was the son of the late Paul and Hazel Rogers.

He was a graduate of Greer High School Class of 1965 and a U.S. Army Veteran of the Vietnam War.

He worked for 30 years at Spring Industries, was a retired employee of BMW and a member of Grace Baptist Church, Duncan.

Kenny was kind, soft-spoken, and always had time to answer a question or solve a problem, no matter how small and will be dearly missed by his loved ones.


Kenny is survived by his loving wife of 48 years, Joyce Frady Rogers of the home; two daughters, Barbie Monroe and her husband, Rev. Danny Monroe of Cross Anchor and Missy Sudduth and her husband, Jeremy Sudduth of Greer; he grew up with three loving brothers; Jack Rogers (Janet) of Greer, Freddy Rogers (Tonda) of Taylors and Dr. Gary Rogers (Suzanne) of Gaffney. His greatest treasures in life were his grandchildren; Hannah and Austin Monroe and Addie and Seth Sudduth.

Funeral Services:

Visitation will be held Saturday, July 2, 2016 from 1:00-2:45 p.m. at Grace Baptist Church, 760 Gap Creek Road, Duncan.

Funeral services will be held 3:00 p.m. Saturday, July 2, 2016 at Grace Baptist Church, conducted by Reverend Danny Monroe and Dr. Gary Rogers.

Burial will follow in Hillcrest Memory Gardens.

Memorials may be made to Three Rivers Baptist Association, 881 Tigerville Road, Travelers Rest, SC 29690.

The family would like to express their sincere appreciation to Dr. Kim Gococo and staff, Dr. John Walton, Greer Memorial Hospital staff, and Chris Turner with Piedmont Hospice.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

Wood Mortuary

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