Jimmy Ralph Rogers, 90, went home to his Lord on June 10, 2022, in Arlington, Texas. He was born on July 18, 1931, in Hale Center, Texas, to William Thomas Rogers and Lula Belle Brooks Stanton Rogers. Ralph graduated from Lorenzo High School in Lorenzo, Texas in 1948.
Ralph married Rose Marie Emert in 1949 in Lubbock, Texas. They were happily married for over seventy-two years. Ralph was a member of the New York Avenue Church of Christ where he served as an elder for many years.
Ralph was preceded in death by his wife Rose Marie, his parents, his daughter, Cathe Rehl, and by his brothers and sisters.
Ralph is survived by his children, Pam (Phil) Rottman, Debbie (Tom) Keener, and Jimmy (Jan) Rogers; his grandchildren, Jill, Angie, Shannon, Lauren, Justin, Andrew, Amber, Christin, and Kristina; twenty great-grandchildren, many nieces and nephews, and numerous dear friends. He was known by all in his family as “Granddaddy” and was called a “doting grandfather”. His life was devoted to his family, his church, and his Lord.