Connell ‘Connie’ Clements Rogers

Connell ‘Connie’ Clements Rogers, age 75, passed away August 27 at Evans Memorial Hospital. She was born in Treutlen County, but lived in Evans County most of her life. She was a member of Claxton First United Methodist Church where she served her Lord. She was a good mother, grand mother and friend. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Harold Rogers, Jr.; daughter, Deborah ‘Deb’ Rogers; great- grandchild, Camden Kirkland – parents, Hamp and Lucille Clements; brother, Fred Clements; and nephew, Greg Clements. Surviving are her sons, Harold (Bridget) Rogers of and John Rogers, all of Claxton; daughter, Connie Sue Rogers of Claxton; brother in-law, Theron (Tarry) Rogers of Florida; sisters in-law, Laverne Crosby of Claxton, Hilda (Sam) Farrow of Savannah and Betty Rogers of McRae, Ga.; grandchildren, Brittany Rogers and William Rogers, both of Claxton; 10 great-grandchildren, along with several nieces and nephews. Visitation will be held Thursday, September 2, from 10 – 11 a.m. at Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, September 2, at 11 a.m. at Brewton Cemetery. Burial will be in Brewton Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to Evans County Cares, P.O. Box 186, Claxton, Ga. 30417 or Brewton Cemetery, P.O. Box 978, Claxton, Ga. 30417. Mellie NeSmith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.