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Carl Marvin Rogers

Carl Marvin Rogers

Graveside services are scheduled for 2 p.m. Thursday, April 14, at Woodbine Cemetery for Carl Marvin Rogers of Artesia.

Rogers, 79, passed away April 11, 2016, in Lubbock, Texas.

He was born Aug. 11, 1936, in Artesia to William Ivan and Ruth Rogers. He was a lifetime resident of Artesia.

Carl was a mechanic in Artesia for most of his life, following in his father’s footsteps. His hobbies included horses, donkeys and the mountains.

Survivors include son Gene Rogers and wife Wendy of Lake Arthur; grandchildren Jerry Rogers and wife Stephanie of Littleton, Colo., and Kristy (Rogers) Maley and husband Jeff of White’s City; and great-grandchildren Scarlett and Savannah Rogers.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Margie Stimson; and brother William “Bill” Rogers.

Arrangements are under the direction of LaGrone Funeral Chapel of Roswell. Condolences may be expressed online at www.lagronefuneralchapels.com.