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OBITUARY: Herbert Hoover Rogers

Staff Writer
Echo Pilot

Herbert Hoover Rogers, 87, Owingsville, Kentucky, and a former resident of Greencastle, passed away in Owingsville on May 29, 2016, after a short illness.

He was born April 23, 1929, to the late William Omer and Ganoe Rogers.

He was a retired businessman and farmer.

He is survived by his wife, Jean D. Rogers, of Owingsville; two sons, Jeff Rogers of Winchester and Bill Rogers of Owensboro; two daughters, Carol Rogers Field of Philadelphia and Patricia Rogers of New York; 8 grandchildren; and 5 great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his son, Sam Rogers.

Burial was in the Longview Cemetery in Bethel, Kentucky.