Barbara Lou Rogers was born the daughter of Newt Rogers and Rendy (Ivey) Rogers on April, 20, 1937, in Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, and departed this life on November 11, 2016, in Alton, Missouri, at the age of 79 years.
She is survived by many special nieces, nephews; great nieces, great nephews; other relatives and many friends, including friends and staff, she made while living in Shepherd’s View Assisted Living in Alton.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Newt and Rendy Rogers; four sisters Neva Watson, Neda Collins, Lola Mills, and Mattie Hartwig; and three brothers,Wilburn Rogers, Milburn Rogers, and Cleo Rogers.
Barbara enjoyed crafts. She liked to quilt, and make potholders to give to her family and friends and was known for making a few good sales for her potholders. She also enjoyed working jigsaw puzzles.
She was a Christian and attended the Thayer Church of Christ.
She will truly be missed by her family and many friends.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, November 16, 2016, at 2:00 PM at the Carter Funeral Home Chapel in Thayer, Missouri, with Erman Croney officiating.
Burial will be in Field Creek Cemetery, near Mammoth Spring, Arkansas, under the direction of Carter Funeral Home, Inc. in Thayer.