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Carl Rogers

Friday, May 30, 2003

SCOTT CITY - Carl Harris Rogers, 73, died at 9:10 a.m. May 29, 2003, at the Lutheran Home in Cape Girardeau.

Born Aug. 19, 1929, in Blodgett, son of the late Thomas Charles and Stella Mae Belt Rogers, he was a railroad agent for the Cotton Belt Railroad. A U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War he was an instructor for railway movement in the U.S. Army Transportation Corps. He was a 32nd degree Mason and member of H.O. Grauel Masonic Lodge 672 AF&AM in Cape Girardeau, Cape Shrine Club, Royal Arch Mason Wilson Chapter 75, Illmo Methodist Church in Scott City, Cape Girardeau Commandery 55 Knights Templar and the Moolah Temple in St. Louis.

On June 18, 1950, at Illmo, he married Rutha Sue Carr who survives of the home.

Other survivors include: one daughter, Cheryl Hendricks of Cape Girardeau; one brother, Charles "Onie" Rogers of Scott City; and one granddaughter, Emily Suzanne Hendricks.

One brother and three sisters preceded him in death.

Visitation is from 4 to 8 p.m. Saturday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Scott City, where services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday. The Rev. Jim Woeltje will officiate.

The Missouri Honors Team will conduct military graveside rites at Lightner Memorial Cemetery.