Larry Mac Rogers, 68, Goodman, passed on March 21, 2010, after a battle with lung cancer.


Larry Mac Rogers, 68, Goodman, passed on March 21, 2010, after a battle with lung cancer.

He was born July 27, 1941, in Neosho. Larry graduated high school in Neosho, Class of 1959. After serving in the Navy, he made his living as an automotive parts salesman.

Larry is survived by four sisters, Erma Bagby, Belton Mo., Shirley Doris Skala, Buchanan Mich., Karen Glee Bronk, Los Angeles, Calif., Iris Ratterree, Belton; and two brothers, Tom Rogers, Tacoma, Wash., and Nolan Rogers, Goodman; daughters, Lora Gaynor and Lacy Gutierrez; two grandsons, Steve, and Mason; and four granddaughters, Rabakkah, Cyleigh, Madicyan and Nadia.

His death was preceded by his father, Ira Rogers; mother, Aschsa Rogers; and sister, Wanda Lou Lawerence.

Larry lived in southern Missouri most of his life, but also lived in California and Arizona. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, nieces and nephews, hunting, fishing and gambling. 

Larry chose cremation and memorial services will be held at 3 p.m., Thursday, at the Midland Cremation Society Chapel, 10th & Maiden Lane, Joplin.   

John 5:24, “I tell you the truth, whoever hears my word and believes him who sent me has eternal life and will not be condemned; he has crossed over from death to life.” 

Arrangements are by the Midland Cremation Society, Joplin.