- ADVERTISEMENT -


Share This Obituary


Memories & Candles

“Rupert, my heart goes out to you and your family. I am sorry for your loss and hope that you and your entire family can be at peace. ”
1 of 123 | Posted by: Bruce Dinsmore - Fairhope, AL

“Tommy and I are Praying.Mr. Rupert,each time I look across the road,or walk down the trail and thru the woods of my childhood home,I've always said a...Read More »
2 of 123 | Posted by: Jean Tidwell

“Dear Candie, Ashlea and Ross, We are so sorry for your loss. May God's love comfort you and bring you peace during this difficult time.You are in...Read More »
3 of 123 | Posted by: Charlene Talley - Fordyce, Ar

“Our deepest sympathy and prayers go to you - we feel your pain and know that only God and time can get you through this. ”
4 of 123 | Posted by: Carlton & Tudy Dorey

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God be with you in your time of need. WYNN,JOANNA,GAGE & JAY RUSSELL ”
5 of 123 | Posted by: WIN AIR REPAIR - FORDYCE

“May God continue to wrap his loving arms around you and bring you peace and comfort in the days ahead, as you reflect upon the memories of Ronnie....Read More »
6 of 123 | Posted by: Holly Doyle - Camden, AR

“We are so sorry to hear about Ronny, he was such a special man and will surely be missed. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this...Read More »
7 of 123 | Posted by: Hugh Albert & Karen Nutt

“To Ronny's Family; I cannot begin to imagine the emptiness you are feeling without Ronny there. He was such an important part of many people's lives...Read More »
8 of 123 | Posted by: Mandy Noles - Carthage, AR

“Candie, Ashlea, Ross, Mr. and Mrs. Rogers, and Ric and Angie: These few moments I have been blest to share with you these past days, join in the...Read More »
9 of 123 | Posted by: Dan Orcutt - Siloam Springs

“I worked with Ronny for a short time for the Highway; he was a swell guy. We are praying for you & your family. God will see you through. God...Read More »
10 of 123 | Posted by: Leon & Jo Ann Johnson Fordyce, AR

“My deepest sympathies and condolences to the Rogers family. Ronnie was a wonderful person and you could always count on him to be smiling. May God...Read More »
11 of 123 | Posted by: Melissa Parker - Fordyce, AR

“Im sorry to hear about ronny. He will be greatly missed and All of u are in my prayers. My grandmother Bonnie Earnest use to sit with his grandmother...Read More »
12 of 123 | Posted by: Krystal Hodge Harcrow - Camden Ar

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the family. ”
13 of 123 | Posted by: JOHN&RUTH JONES - TEXARKANA,AR.

“Rupert and Barbara, You are in our prayers. Paul and Rose Marie ”
14 of 123 | Posted by: Paul and Rose Marie Perfect

“Candie, I worked for the state for forty-four years. Ronnie was the nicest person I ever met! My prayers are with you and your family. ”
15 of 123 | Posted by: Buddy Beard - Stephens, Ar.

“The Maumelle Bulldogs send thoughts and prayers to the Rogers family. Ronny was a class act and a joy to coach against. He represented the LA Hawgs...Read More »
16 of 123 | Posted by: Jeff Ward - Maumelle, Arkansas

“So sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you all. We thought at lot of Ronny and appreciated all the work and time he put in with the Little...Read More »
17 of 123 | Posted by: B.J. Palmer

“Rupert and Barbara and other loved ones of Ronny - Just a note saying that we are praying for you in this time of need. Patsy and I know how it is to...Read More »
18 of 123 | Posted by: Doogie Darling - Crossett,AR

“We are so very sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you. God bless you. Keith and Marsha Dunlap ”
19 of 123 | Posted by: Keith Dunlap - Atlanta, TX 75551

“To the entire Rogers family I want to express my deepest sympathy. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. ”
20 of 123 | Posted by: Tony Johnson - Chicago, IL

“Our hearts are saddened at the passing of Ronny. We feel like old friends thru playing baseball and being around you good folks. There are no answers...Read More »
21 of 123 | Posted by: Ted & Reba Huneycutt Arkadelphia

“On behalf of the Conway Cats Baseball Club, we want to send our condolences to the Rogers family and those associated with the LA Hawgs baseball team...Read More »
22 of 123 | Posted by: Conway Cats Baseball

“I know how you are feeling right now. May the Lord give you comfort,is my prayer. ”
23 of 123 | Posted by: Penny @ The Mad Butcher

“To Ronny's family- I had the privilege of getting to know Ronny over the past four or five years through work and through baseball. We shared many...Read More »
24 of 123 | Posted by: Cannon Callicott - Prescott, AR

“Barbara and Rupert, We are so very sorry to hear of your loss. Cathi and Carley Davis ”
25 of 123 | Posted by: Cathi & Carley Davis

“May God comfort the Rogers family in their time of loss. In the past few years that I got to know Ronny, it was clear that he was a dedicated...Read More »
26 of 123 | Posted by: Mark Headley

“Our Deepest Sympathy! ”
27 of 123 | Posted by: Charlie and Mary Green

“SORRY to hear about your loss,He will be missed buy so many people, you will be in our prayers, neighbor highway 8 ”
28 of 123 | Posted by: Danny & Paulette Wilges

“Rupert, Barbara, Candie and Family, We are so sorry to hear about Ronny. You are all in our prayers. If you need anything, dont hesitate to give us a...Read More »
29 of 123 | Posted by: Gary Don, Belinda and Cody Stell

“sorry about your lost from the miner family and fordyce concrete ”
30 of 123 | Posted by: robert miner - fordyce ar

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you now and in the coming months. God Bless each one of you. Jimmy and Sandi Holt ”
31 of 123 | Posted by: JIMMY HOLT - Fordyce, AR

“Are thoughts and prayers go out to the Rodgers family.I met Ronnie through his Sons baseball team. He and his team was always one of my favorite...Read More »
32 of 123 | Posted by: Rusty Imhoff - Sherwood

“Thinking of the family in your loss of Ronny and praying God will send you Peace and Comfort in this difficult time. We extend deep and heartfelt...Read More »
33 of 123 | Posted by: Clayton&Jean Cochran

“Your are in my thoughts and prayers at this very sad time. Sorry for the loss of Ronny. May God be with. ”
34 of 123 | Posted by: Dorothy Nolan - Hampton,AR

“So sorry to learn of the death of Ronnie. We met your family when our grandson, Grant Golden played on the Rebels with Ross. You family will be...Read More »
35 of 123 | Posted by: Don & Sue Caple

“Ross, I am so sorry to hear about your dad. I liked having him as a coach. He was a very nice man. I am praying for you. ”
36 of 123 | Posted by: John Peyton Owens - Fordyce, Ar

“Dear Rogers Family, We are so sorry to hear of your loss. It was a privelege to have known Ronnie and be around him at the ball fields. Our...Read More »
37 of 123 | Posted by: Johnny, Meredith, John Peyton and Jay Bryant Owens

“Candie and Family, I was shocked to see Ronny's obituary in the paper today. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. You may not remember us but...Read More »
38 of 123 | Posted by: Lynn and Lisa Cress - Rogers, AR

“We are very sorry to hear about the death of Ronnie. Our thoughts and prayer are with your family ”
39 of 123 | Posted by: Charles and Ellen Lea

“We are very sorry to hear about the death of Ronnie. Our thoughts and prayer are with your family ”
40 of 123 | Posted by: Charles and Ellen Lea

“Your family shall be in our prayers and Ronny will be missed by us both. His willingness to help us as neighbors will always be remembered and...Read More »
41 of 123 | Posted by: Mark and Trish O'Mary Fordyce, Ar

“I am so sorry to hear about the tragic loss of Ronny, we graduated together from Watson Chapel, he was a wonderful, kind, & funny guy and will be...Read More »
42 of 123 | Posted by: Sherry Moring Munson Jonesboro,AR

“We are sadden for your lose of your beloved Ronny. Betty and Ronnie Phillips ”
43 of 123 | Posted by: Betty & Ronnie Phillips

“Rupert, You and your family have my deepest sympathy. Jerry Voss ”
44 of 123 | Posted by: Jerry Voss - Texarkana

“We knew Ronnie from going to school with him at Watson Chapel. He was a great guy and will be greatly missed. His family will be in our prayers. ”
45 of 123 | Posted by: Ronnie & Carol Davis Ivy

“Candy, Ross, and Ashlea: We want to express our condolences to you and your family. I pray you will find peace and comfort from God's loving spirit...Read More »
46 of 123 | Posted by: Mark and Itzel Meador

“So sorry to hear about this tragedy. I am a friend of Rupert from my days at Pine Bluff and Texarkana from 1986 - 1994. Dwight Moss ”
47 of 123 | Posted by: Dwight Moss - Tremonton, Utah

“Ashley I am sorry for the loss of your dad. I am Eric's aunt. I just wanted to tell you to just lean on Jesus and let him comfort you through this...Read More »
48 of 123 | Posted by: Caroyn Bryant - Sheridan Arkansas

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Ronnie will be well remembered. He was an incredible person loved by many.. Vandy and Mandy Cameron ”
49 of 123 | Posted by: Vandy and Mandy Cameron

“I was saddened to hear about Ronny. Fordyce will miss such a dedicated youth volunteer. My prayers and thoughts are with you in the loss of your...Read More »
50 of 123 | Posted by: Jane Coats - Fordyce, Ar

“Candie,Ross, and Ashley we are sorry for your loss. we lift you all up in our prayers. And May God place a blanket of comfort around your family at...Read More »
51 of 123 | Posted by: BO & VERONICA GRAHAM El Dorado,AR

“Candie, I am so very sorry. May God comfort you and your family and bring you peace. ”
52 of 123 | Posted by: Tracey Falls Pryor

“Our prayers and thoughts are with you during this time. Charles and JoAnn Steelman ”
53 of 123 | Posted by: Charles & Jo Ann Steelman

“Candie, We only met you and Ronny once at Lanie's birthday party but we could see what a special man Ronny was. Take care and hold on to each other...Read More »
54 of 123 | Posted by: Josh and Kyla Owen Texarkana, TX

“I was very saddened to hear about Ronny's passing. He and I are Sig Eps at the University of Arkansas. Although I hadn't seen Ronny in years, I...Read More »
55 of 123 | Posted by: Jack Otten - Fayetteville, AR

“We are so sorry to hear about Ronny. He was an awesome person, who will be missed forever. During our years of traveling baseball Ronny was always...Read More »
56 of 123 | Posted by: Jason, Lisa, Max & Garland Ross

“We are so sorry to hear of your loss. You are in our prayers. ”
57 of 123 | Posted by: Betsy Jones Kilgore Van Buren, AR

“I was a fraternity brother of Ronny's. I am so sorry to hear of his passing. Your family is in my thoughts are prayers. ”
58 of 123 | Posted by: Todd Rowland - Austin, TX

“Our prayers are offered up at this time. May God surround you with his love and comfort at this time. The Dorsey family! ”
59 of 123 | Posted by: Wendy Dorsey - Sheridan, Ar

“Candie, Ashlea, Ross, Mr. Ruben and Ms. Barbara, we are so sorry for your loss. Ronnie was so very kind. He always was there to support his children...Read More »
60 of 123 | Posted by: Celeste Hall - Fordyce

“I am sorry to hear about the loss of Ronny. I knew him we worked for the Ark.Hwy Dept. and I thought a lot of him. He was the same each time I was...Read More »
61 of 123 | Posted by: George Montgomery Willisville,Ar.

“Mr Rupert & Ms Barbara, There are no words that can help at a tragic time such as this. I am so sorry for your great loss. I am holding you up to...Read More »
62 of 123 | Posted by: Carolyn Foster - Bearden, AR

“Im sitting here trying to come up with something to say and cant! I know how you hurt and theres nothing I can say or do to take that pain away! I...Read More »
63 of 123 | Posted by: Keith Grice

“Rupert and Barbara, We were saddened to hear about your son Ronny, Our thoughts and Prayers be with you in this time of sorrow. ”
64 of 123 | Posted by: Craig and Mary Young

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family during this untimely loss. It has always been such a joy working with Ronny over the years. He...Read More »
65 of 123 | Posted by: Graves & Associates

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. Mr. Ronny was a great all around guy!! He will be greatly missed!! ”
66 of 123 | Posted by: Kristy Estes Klayton Ballance

“Candie, Ashlea, Ross, Mr. Rupert and Mrs. Barbara...we cannot begin to tell you how sorry we are about Ronny. Please know that our hearts and...Read More »
67 of 123 | Posted by: Mike and Kena Trammel and family

“I knew Ronny from the Highway Department. My mom, Mary Nell worked in the office with him before she retired. From what I have read, Ronny was a...Read More »
68 of 123 | Posted by: Traci Campbell - Hobart, Oklahoma

“Ronny was a hard worker in life, not only with his job, but everything he did and he did all with a big heart and a big smile. He will trully be...Read More »
69 of 123 | Posted by: Tony and Rhonda Evans

“Candie,Ross,& Ashlea, We are heart broken to hear of your loss. We will keep you in our prayers. ”
70 of 123 | Posted by: April Gill & Family (Kaylee)

“Rupert and Barbara: There are no words we can find to comfort you at this tragic time. We are just so very sorry about the untimely death of your...Read More »
71 of 123 | Posted by: Buddy and Terri Mauney

“I am so sorry for your loss. You are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
72 of 123 | Posted by: Julie McManus Mitchell

“My prayers goes out to the family and friends. I just wanted to express my condolences and let the family know that God is able to comfort you during...Read More »
73 of 123 | Posted by: Valerie Compton-Daniels

“Candi, Ashley and Ross, I just wanted you to know that you are in my thoughts. I know words can never heal your pain. Lean upon the Lord for your...Read More »
74 of 123 | Posted by: Crystal Doyle Williams

“Candi, Ashley, Ross, Rupert, Barbara and the family are in our constant thoughts and prayers. Ronnie was an amazing person and friend that will be...Read More »
75 of 123 | Posted by: Renee Outlaw-James/Colby Smothers

“Mr.Rupert, Ms.Barbara, Candie, Ashlea, and Ross, There are no words to express the sorrow we feel for each of you. Though our season was short, we...Read More »
76 of 123 | Posted by: Logan Huneycutt (#7) and family

“Your family is in our prayers. We are so sorry for your loss. ”
77 of 123 | Posted by: Walton & Angel Pigott - Sparkman

“Candie, Rupert, Barbara, and Ric - I am so deeply saddened. Ronny was a true and loyal friend to me. Stacy and I are praying for each of you and...Read More »
78 of 123 | Posted by: Craig and Stacy Pierce

“Dear Barbara Ann and Rupert and family....I am so sorry to hear of your loss.....my thoughts and prayers are with you... Love, Millie ”
79 of 123 | Posted by: Millie Morgan Coulter

“Candy, Ashlea and Ross I am so sorry for you guys and we will have you in our prayers daily. Please let us know if there is anything we can do....Read More »
80 of 123 | Posted by: Jeremy Givens - Sparkman Ar

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you. May God comfort you in the warmth of his loving arms. ”
81 of 123 | Posted by: Tim & Teresa Watson & Samuel

“Rupert,Barbara,Candie,Ross and Ashlea; We were so saddened to hear about Ronny this morning. He was such a great guy - and we always enjoyed being...Read More »
82 of 123 | Posted by: Mike and Linda Hickerson

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the Rogers family. ”
83 of 123 | Posted by: Larry and Ryan Hornaday

“Our prayers are with you during this difficult time. ”
84 of 123 | Posted by: Shanna Lamb - Fordyce

“I graduated with Ronnie and Candi and havent seen them in years .You will all been in my prayers. Let God hold you at this difficult time Lesa ”
85 of 123 | Posted by: Lesa Johnson Wolfe - Rison

“Candie, I am so sorry to hear about Ronny's passing. You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. ”
86 of 123 | Posted by: Kim Newton Smith - Sherdian, AR

“Ronny was a wonderful person. He was My Friend and My Buddy. He will be missed often and remembered always... I hope and pray for peace and comfort...Read More »
87 of 123 | Posted by: CALVIN NUTT - Fordyce

“Our hearts and prayers are with you at this time. We pray the Lord will hold you in the palm of his hands and give you comfort that only he can Tonie...Read More »
88 of 123 | Posted by: Tonie and Jo Ann Jacobs Fite

“Words cannot express how I felt this morning when I learned of Ronny's death. I pray that you will have the strength to get through the next few...Read More »
89 of 123 | Posted by: Phylise Hixson-Wilson

“Mr.Rupert. Mrs.Barbra, Ric, Candie, Ashley, Ross We are so sorry, we all have heavy hearts for your loss, yall are in our prayers an if there is any...Read More »
90 of 123 | Posted by: Mike Mulloy - Stuttgart Arkansas

“Rupert, Barbra, Ric, Candie, Ashlea and Ross, It is with an extremely heavy heart that we attempt to express the inexpressible: Rupert, you and...Read More »
91 of 123 | Posted by: Joe Behr - Mobile, AL

“Barbara I am so very sorry for your lost your family are in my prayers. ”
92 of 123 | Posted by: Linda Naylor Beckham

“So sorry for your loss. you all are in our thoughts and prayers! ”
93 of 123 | Posted by: brian & christie dorrell

“We are sorry to hear about your loss, our thoughts and prayers are with you and the kids. Just look to God for your strength. ”
94 of 123 | Posted by: Chris and Pam Burford Fordyce, Ar

“Rupert and Barbara, we are deeply sorry for the loss of your son. We are thinking of you and the family at this tragic time. ”
95 of 123 | Posted by: Marlon and Martha Jo Pierce

“may GOD wrap his arms around you as you grieve the death of ronnie. i am so sorry, only GOD knows why and he loves all of you so much ”
96 of 123 | Posted by: judy pierce - fordyce

“Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
97 of 123 | Posted by: Christy Pennington - Hampton, AR

“Thoughts and prayers are with you all. So sorry for your loss. ”
98 of 123 | Posted by: Joy Varnell DeHart - Sheridan, AR

“Candi, Rupert, Barbara and Ashlea and Ross, No words can express the sorrow that we feel in the loss of such a good guy. Chuck commented this...Read More »
99 of 123 | Posted by: Cindy Kauffman and Chuck Kauffman

“You are in our thoughts and prayers. Ronnie will be greatly missed by all who knew him. ”
100 of 123 | Posted by: Terri & Tommy Williams

“Candie i am so sorry for the loss of Ronny , i have always felt very fondly of you and him . My prayers are with you and your children . Britt...Read More »
101 of 123 | Posted by: Britt Milroy - Hot Springs

“To the Rogers family, We are so sorry about the death of Ronny. Our condolences and prayers go out to the family. ”
102 of 123 | Posted by: Roy and Janell Ray - Fordyce, AR

“Ronny was the most amazing man. I am shocked by this tragedy. He will live on in my memory. ”
103 of 123 | Posted by: Billie Kay Calvert

“Candie, Ashlea, Ross, Mr. Rupert and Mrs. Barbara, I am sorry for your loss. Your family will be in my prayers. ”
104 of 123 | Posted by: Lisa Nutt - Fordyce, AR

“. . . there are no words! We are praying for each of you! Dane has fond memories of Ronny coaching his all-star teams over the years and had...Read More »
105 of 123 | Posted by: Allan & Danette Kemp Fordyce, AR

“So sorry to hear about Ronnie. Mary Nell and Howard Wilson ”
106 of 123 | Posted by: Mary Nell Wilson - Locust Bayou

“As you grieve, know that we are praying for you and honoring the memory of Ronnie. We pray that the love of God enfolds you during this difficult...Read More »
107 of 123 | Posted by: Chad & Holly Pate

“I went to Watson Chapel High School with Ronnie and was in the same grade with him. He was an incredibly sweet guy and it was touching to read his...Read More »
108 of 123 | Posted by: Dorcas (Pote) VanGilst

“Candie, we are so sorry for your loss. Our hearts are broken. We are praying for God to comfort you at this time. We love you very much, Lee Ann &...Read More »
109 of 123 | Posted by: Lee Ann McDaniel - Monticello, AR

“Candie & Family, I am so sorry to hear about Ronny! I hope you know that you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers! ”
110 of 123 | Posted by: Tracy Bettison Gwin

“Rupert, Barbara and family. I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Ronnie. My prayers are with you all. ”
111 of 123 | Posted by: Paula Bounds - Bearden, AR

“I had the privilege of working with Ronny on a few occasions at the Department. He was an extremely nice and hard working gentlemen. He will be...Read More »
112 of 123 | Posted by: John Bettis - Little Rock, AR.

“Dear Candi, Ashley & Ross: We just wanted you to know our thoughts and prayers are with you at this terrible time. We are so sorry for your loss....Read More »
113 of 123 | Posted by: Rachell Sorrells - Bearden

“Candie, I am so sorry for your loss. I pray God will hold you and your family close and give you comfort in this time of sorrow. We love you. Aunt...Read More »
114 of 123 | Posted by: Barbara Brown - Hensley, AR

“Rupert, I am most saddened to receive this notice. You and family are in my prayers. Ed Kennedy ”
115 of 123 | Posted by: James E. (Ed) Kennedy

“We are so sorry for the loss of a great friend. We will keep your family in our prayers. There are no words to comfort this loss. ”
116 of 123 | Posted by: Kathy and Bobby Hall

“Candie, sorry for your loss. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
117 of 123 | Posted by: Kenda Freer - Fordyce, AR

“Ronny was a great friend, an awesome baseball coach, with always something funny and witty to say. My family will miss his friendship greatly. ”
118 of 123 | Posted by: Tabitha Hartgen Fordyce Arkansas

“Candie, You and your family are in my prayers. I am so sorry for your loss. ”
119 of 123 | Posted by: Andria Bradshaw Whitcomb

“I attended high school with Ronny and remember most his kindness towards everyone. My thoughts and prayers are with your family...God bless. ”
120 of 123 | Posted by: Rhonda Marshall Hudson

“we are so sorry for your loss and we will keep you in our prayers. ”
121 of 123 | Posted by: jerry and bettye watts

“I am one of Ronny's Fraternity brothers. Ronny was a good friend and brother to me!!I am sorry to hear about his passing. My thoughts and prayers are...Read More »
122 of 123 | Posted by: Glenn Kernodle

“I was a pledge brother of Ronny's along time ago at U of A. My memory of him was that he was a solid guy with a wonderful demeanor. I am not...Read More »
123 of 123 | Posted by: Brad Spicer - Wichita, Kansas


Ronny Alan Rogers, 41, of Fordyce, AR died Wednesday February 24, 2010. Ronny was born in Mobile, AL on June 5, 1968.

Ronny was a Civil Engineer for the Arkansas Highway & Transportation Department. He graduated from the University of Arkansas at Fayetteville with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, was a member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, & was a founding member of the University of Arkansas Ski Team. He was also a member of the American Society of Civil Engineering, President of the Kauffman-Vetter Cemetery Association, & served on the board of the Dallas County Farm Bureau. Ronny's true passion was his family & community. Ronny followed his daughter, & son through many states while they played travel Softball, & Baseball. He served as a volunteer board member, & coach for the Fordyce Little League program from 2003 until his passing. He spent countless hours at the Fordyce Little League field, helping with the upkeep of the fields, & was instrumental in building a state of the art batting cage, & securing the funding for a new scoreboard at the baseball field.

He is survived by his loving wife of 18 years, Candie Rogers; his parents Rupert & Barbara Rogers of Fordyce, AR; a son, Ross Rogers of Fordyce, AR; a daughter, Ashlea Rogers of Fordyce, AR; a brother, Ric Rogers & his wife Angie of Killen, AL; a niece, Kendyl Rogers of Killen, AL; & a nephew, Blake Rogers of Killen, AL.

Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Saturday February 27, 2010 at the First Assembly of God Church in Fordyce. Burial will be in Stoney Point Cemetery, with the Rev. B.L. Blann, Rev. Stacy Reed, & Rev. Rusty Blann officiating. The family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 pm Friday evening at the funeral home in Fordyce. In lieu of flowers the family request memorials be made to the Fordyce Little League, P.O. Box 792, Fordyce, AR 71742. Arrangements are by Benton Funeral Home of Fordyce. To sign the online register visit www.bentonfuneralhome.com

SEARCH OTHER SOURCES