Michael Gene Rogers

Michael Gene Rogers, who resided near Charleston, Arkansas, passed away Sunday, April 14, 2013 in Fort Smith. He was born August 30, 1961 in Ozark, Arkansas to Bobby Gene Rogers and Patricia Ann (Haney) Rogers. He was 51 years old.

Mike was the video technician for the Charleston Tigers Athletic Department for the past 15 years. He served in the U.S. Army National Guard and was a member of First Baptist Church in Branch.

Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, April 17th at Brotherton Funeral Home Chapel in Charleston. Burial will be at Garden of Memories Cemetery in Charleston, under the direction of Brotherton Brothers Funeral Home in Charleston. Officiating the service will be Rev. Tim Hobbs.

He is survived by his father and mother, Bob and Ann Rogers of Charleston; one brother, Billy Rogers of Charleston; one niece, Lindsey Inklebarger and husband Gary of Scranton; one nephew, Bobby Rogers of Charleston; one step-nephew, Layton Walker of Paris; one great-niece and two great-nephews.

Pallbearers will be Brian Ross, Gary Inklebarger, Doug Loughridge, Shane Storey, Jeff Stubblefield, Randy Terry, Bryan Smith, and B.J. Ross.

Honorary pallbearers will be Boyd Gipson, Idus Gipson, John Classen, Duane Schmalz, Richard Rios, Derek Nietert, Jody Mason, and Ted Parker.

Visitation was held from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday night at the funeral home.

To pay an online tribute, please visit www.brothertonbrothersfuneralhomes.com.