Maxine Rogers



Maxine Rogers, age 72, of San Augustine, passed from this life into the arms of Jesus, early Saturday morning, August 17, 2019, in San Augustine.


Funeral Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, August 20, 2019, in the Wyman Roberts Memorial Chapel, 316 West Columbia Street,  in San Augustine.  Officiating will be Bro. Weldon Blackmon with burial following in the Dickerson Cemetery in San Augustine County.  

Visitation will be Monday evening, August 19, 2019, from the hours of 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the Wyman Roberts Memorial Chapel in San Augustine.


Maxine was born to the late Birtie Norean (Hightower) Evans and James Madison Evans on May 7, 1947, in San Augustine County, Texas.  Maxine attended and graduated from San Augustine High School and married the love of her life, Billy Rogers.  She served the citizens of San Augustine County, as Justice of the Peace Precinct #3 for several years, and had worked as a dispatcher for the San Augustine County Sheriff's Office for several years, and worked as a beautician.  She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, and a sister and friend to all who knew her. She was a longtime member of the Grapevine Missionary Baptist Church in San Augustine for many years.


Those who will cherish her memory include, her beloved husband, Billy Rogers of San Augustine; sons, Ray Rogers and his wife, Kathy of San Augustine and Matt Rogers and his wife, Katie of Hawkins; loving sister, Patsy (Pat) and Carrol Adkins of San Augustine; and a loving brother, Calvin Evans of Whitehouse along with a loving sister-in-law, Barbara Evans of San Augustine, 4 beloved grandchildren, William, Lily, Amelia and Sara, and 1 beloved great-grandchild, Emmett, along with numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. 


She is preceded in death by her beloved infant son, her beloved parents, James and Norean Evans, and three loving brothers, James Elton Evans, and his wife, Homer Lee; Charles Evans, and David Earl Evans, Sr., and a loving sister-in-law, Sue Evans. 


Serving as pallbearers will include, David Earl Evans, Jr. "Dude", Curtis Evans, Charles Evans, Jr., Kenny Evans, Shannon Evans, and Chance Burns.  Honorary pallbearers will include, Danny McGee, Chad Jones, and Joey Woods.


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