Ruby Mae Singleton Rogers
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Ruby Mae Singleton Rogers
  • September 28, 1922 - September 14, 2014
  • Morganton, North Carolina

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Ruby Mae Singleton Rogers, age 91, of Morganton, NC went to be with the Lord Sunday, September 14, 2014 at Grace Heights.

She was born September 28, 1922 to the late Albert Lee Singleton and Mary Ethel Suttles Singleton. Ruby was a lifelong member of Friendship Baptist Church where she served in the nursery and as an adult teacher for many years. Ruby enjoyed her talent with gardening and flowers. She spent a great deal of time with her sister, Ruth Earley. She enjoyed traveling and meeting new people. She was well known in the community and known for her kindness and helped many less fortunate. She was a faithful wife, a loving mother and spiritual leader of her family. She will be missed by all.

In addition to her parents, Ruby is also preceded in death by her husband, Randolph Thompson Rogers; her daughter, Brenda Ruth Rogers; one sister, Ruth Augusta Earley; and two brothers, Floyd Drew Singleton and Lewis Singleton.

Surviving are two sons, Randy and Steve Rogers both of Morganton, NC; three grandchildren, Julie Michelle Rogers Barlow, Steven Scott Rogers and Benjamin Dale Rogers; and seven great-grandchildren.

A Funeral Service will be held at 2:00 PM on Friday, September 19, 2014 at Kirksey Funeral Home in Morganton with Rev. Phillip King and Rev. Mark Myers officiating. Burial will follow at Forest Hill Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 12:30 PM until 2:00 PM prior to the service at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, memorial may be made to Friendship Baptist Church.

Words of comfort may be shared with the Rogers family at www.kirkseymorganton.com