The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M., Friday, August 16, 2019 at Mount Sinai Church, Rupert, Georgia. Interment will follow in the Old Mount Sinai Church Cemetery, Hwy 127, Rupert, Georgia.
Mrs. Eva Bell Walton Rogers was born September 10, 1924 to the late Nina Walton and the late Robert Lee Walton. She was married to the late Jerome A. Rogers and to this union seven children was born. Three children, Floyd “Sonny” Rogers, Linell Rogers and Elizabeth Rogers, preceded her in death. Four siblings, Robert Walton, Mae Eva Clark, Susie Mae Brown, Essie Mae Albright, and one granddaughter, Trestise Jennings, also preceded her in death.
She accepted Christ at an early age and was a member at Mount Sinai Baptist Church.
Mrs. Eva Bell was a wife, a mother, a homemaker and a grandmother. She was educated in the public school system of Dooly County
On Thursday evening, August 8, 2019, Mrs. Eva Bell stepped past the confines of her flesh and entered eternal rest surrounded by her loved ones at Taylor County Health and Rehab, Butler, Georgia. A precious one from us is gone; a voice we love is still, a place is vacant in our hearts that can never more be filled.
She leaves to cherish her memories: four children, Pearlie Rogers Graham, Incell Rogers, Jerome Rogers (Angie) all of Jacksonville, Florida, and Nathaniel Rogers (Betty), Ideal, Georgia. She is also survived by one brother, Eddie Walton, Oglethorpe, Georgia, 17 grandchildren, 15 great grands, 8 great great grands, a host of beloved nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Special thanks to Olivia ‘Libby’ Sharpe, Winnie Meadows, and Dorothy Kaigler for going the extra mile. Thank you Taylor County Health and Rehab Staff for your many acts of kindness extended to the family. We will never be able to thank each of you in the way that we feel. You all are awesome!!