Gayle S. Rogers, 93, of St. Joseph, passed away Sunday, August 25, 2013.
Gayle was born on May 22, 1920 to George and Susie Stallsworth in St. Joseph. Gayle married Paul J. Rogers, May 7, 1942. They were married for 60 years. Paul preceded her in death in 2002.
She worked for the Douglas Candy Co. and the St. Joseph School system in the cafeteria. She was a life long member of Savannah Avenue Baptist Church.
Gayle loved cooking, loved her church and loved being with her family and friends.
Survivors: one son, Jack and wife, Judy; grandchildren, Angie (Tim) Wilson, great-grandson, Hunter Wilson, Jennifer (Craig) Stanek; great-granddaughter, Sara, Brooke and (Colby Muff), and Jeff Rogers, Ryan Havener and Chris Havener; 6 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-granddaughter.
Services 10:00 AM Thursday, August 29, 2013 at Heaton-Bowman-Smith & Sidenfaden Chapel.
Interment St. John’s Cemetery, Amazonia, Missouri.
Visitation will begin after 12:00 Noon Wednesday at our chapel, where the family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8::00 PM Wednesday Evening.
In lieu of flowers, the family suggests memorial contributions to Savannah Avenue Baptist Church.