Jay Robert Rogers, 79, of Mountain City, Ga., passed away Saturday, May 24, 2014, at the Murphy Medical Center in Murphy, N.C.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Jesse William and Ethel Estelle Goins Rogers.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley Jean Rogers of Mountain City, Ga.; and children: Jay Shannon Rogers and Melissa Monique Rogers.
A graveside service will be conducted Thursday, May 29, 2014, at 2:30 p.m. in Chattanooga National Cemetery with military honors.
The family will receive friends from 12 to 1:30 p.m. Thursday at Fike Funeral Home.