Brooks & White
P.O. Box 1135
907 Durham Road
Roxboro, NC, 27573
(336) 599-3171
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Obituary
Thelma Estelle Whitfield Rogers
November 26, 1929 - December 17, 2017
Born in Person County, NC
Resided in Roxboro, NC
Visitation
Thursday December 21, 2017, 12:30-2PM
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
 
Service
Thursday December 21, 2017, 2PM
Chapel Service
Brooks & White
907 Durham Rd
Roxboro, NC 27573
Thelma Estelle Hubbard Whitfield Rogers, 88, of 871 Halifax Road, Roxboro, died Sunday, December 17, 2017. Born in Person County, Mrs. Rogers was the daughter of the late Odie and Lonie Morris Hubbard and wife of the late Gardner Lee Whitfield, Sr. and Joseph Ira Rogers. Mrs. Rogers retired from Crown Crafts and later worked 10 years at Wal-Mart. She was a member of Somerset Baptist Church. Mrs. Rogers was preceded in death by 9 siblings.

Mrs. Rogers is survived by two children, Linda Dixon, of Timberlake and Gardner Whitfield, Jr., of Roxboro; three grandchildren, Angie Poindexter, Paige Clayton and Derrick Whitfield; four great-grandchildren, Austin Poindexter, Alan Poindexter, Aubrey Whitfield and Brayden Whitfield.

Funeral services will be held 2PM Thursday, at Brooks & White Chapel by the Rev. Barry Chambers and the Rev. Herbert Brown. Burial will follow in Person Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be held 12:30-2PM Thursday at the Brooks & White Chapel prior to the service and at other times at the home of Gardner Whitfield, Jr., 70 Sand Trap Ln.

Pallbearers will be the Roxboro Fire Department.

Memorials may be made to a charity of one's choice.

The family would like to express their thanks to her caregivers, Jeannie Gray and Bettie Rosenbaum.