Obituary: Norma Jean Rogers

Norma Jean Rogers

Norma Jean Rogers

Graveside services for Norma Jean Rogers, 70, of West Plains, Mo., will be at 1 p.m., Saturday, March 10, at New Liberty Cemetery, under the direction of Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.

Mrs. Rogers died at 10:40 p.m., Sunday, March 4, 2012, at her home. She was born Sept. 18, 1941, at South Bend, Ind., to Frank and Marguerite Severance. Mrs. Rogers was a veteran having served with the United States Air Force. Before her retirement, she was a truck driver. Mrs. Rogers was of the Baptist faith. She was a former resident of Kingman.

She is survived by two children, Cathleen Allen (husband, Gregory) of West Plains, Mo., and Cynthia K. Jewell of Mountain View, Mo.; six grandchildren, Cynthia M. Jewell, Richard Benavidez Jr., Christopher Jewell, Cassandra Jewell, Joshua Perez and Tyler Allen; seven great-grandchildren, Adriana, Raquel, Denton, Jamisen, Lilliana, Natalie, Elizabeth and one on the way; and several nieces and nephews. Her parents and two sisters preceded her in death.

The family will receive their friends from 6 until 8 p.m., Friday, March 9, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Memorials may be made to Wounded Warriors Fund or Ozarks Honor Flight, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at robertsondrago.com.