William B. Rogers Jr.

William B. Rogers Jr.


Passed: Sunday, September 25, 2016
Funeral: Sunday, October 2, 2016

Location: Lyman

William Bryan Rogers, Jr., 90, died September 25, 2016 at Ashlan Village.

A native of Clemson, son of the late William B. Rogers, Sr., and Lilla Carey Rogers he was a 1948 graduate of Clemson University and a retired employee of J.P. Stevens.

Mr. Rogers was a U.S. Army Air Corps WWII Veteran, a member of Greer First Baptist Church and the Greer Lions Club.


Surviving are his wife, Frances Peek Rogers of the home; one daughter, Barrie Jean Dursse of Greer; two sons, Jon Rogers of Las Vegas, NV and Dr. W. Bryan Rogers, III of Ashland, KY; five grandchildren, Matt Dursse, Catherine Dursse, Paige Rogers, Max Rogers and Jonathan Rogers and four great-grandchildren, Caleb Dursse, Hannah Dursse, Seth Dursse and Matthew Dursse, Jr.

Mr. Rogers was predeceased by a half-brother, Bobby Rogers.

Funeral Services:

Funeral services will be held 4:00 p.m. Sunday, October 2, 2016 at The Wood Mortuary conducted by Dr. Rick Ezell, Rev. Dan Ray, Dottie Bryson and Chaplain Rick Millwood.

Interment will be private.

Visitation will be held 2:30-3:45 p.m. Sunday at The Wood Mortuary.

Honorary escort will be the Baraca Sunday School Class.

The families are at their respective home.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Connie Maxwell Home, PO 1178, Greenwood, SC 29648; Greer First Baptist Church, 202 W. Poinsett Street, Greer, SC 29650 or North Greenville University, 7801 North Tigerville Road, Tigerville, SC 29688.

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

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