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Obituary for Oleta Rogers



Oleta Bowen Rogers, 87, of Plainview, died the morning of Thursday, March 24, 2011.

Oleta was born in Wellington, Texas August 27, 1923.

She is survived by her sister, Gwenn Farnsworth of San Jose, Ca, her sons Mitt Rogers of Carlsbad, NM,and Mathis Rogers of Lubbock, Tx.A granddaughter, Lauren Rogers of Dallas, TX, a granddaughter, Amber Birgè, a grandson, Brandon Birgè, and a great granddaughter, Arianna, of Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

She donated her body to the Texas Tech Health Science Center and, per her request, there will not be a memorial service.

In lieu of flowers, please make your donations to

Alzheimer’s Association.

3610 22nd St

Suite 300

Lubbock, TX 79410


Thanks for all your prayers and thoughts. I am so thankful that she didn't suffer.

As you've probably noticed, I'm getting to work on converting all the stories here into eBooks, so I can start making some money, since I'm still unemployed.

I'll keep you informed.



Posted 3-25-11 2:55 PM


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