Shirley Rae Griffey Rogers, 83, of Columbus, Ohio formerly of Grayson, went to be with her Lord Sunday May 26, 2019 at the Tuscany Gardens in Pataskala, Ohio. Shirley was born November 18, 1935 in Olive Hill, KY a daughter of the late Clay and Cora Bailey Griffey. In addition to her parents Shirley was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 60 years on March 22, 2019, Orville “Dee” Rogers; her son on March 27, 2019, Randall “Randy” Clay Rogers; a brother, Van Griffey; and four sisters, Ruby Burchett, Jessie Belle Webb, Madge Plummer and Violet Littleton.
Shirley grew up in the Garvin Ridge Wesleyan Church and attended the Jersey Baptist Church in Ohio. Shirley worked at the Jones Finishing Company and retired from Western Electric in Columbus Ohio. Shirley enjoyed working jigsaw and crossword puzzles, traveling and shopping. Shirley was an avid reader and especially loved spending time with her granddaughters.
Shirley is survived by her four loving granddaughters, Ashley (Michael) Elizabeth Rogers Pi of Las Vegas, NV, Amber Kay Rogers, Amanda Nicole Rogers both of Pataskala, OH and Anna Grace Rogers of Blacklick, OH; four sisters, Helen Burton, Kay Oney, Joann Bauers and Donrita Bond all of Olive Hill and several friends and extended family who all mourn her passing.
Funeral services will be 11 am Friday May 31, 2019 at the Malone Funeral Home in Grayson with Danny Clarkston and J.C. Bond officiating. Burial will follow in the Rogers-Messer Cemetery. Visitation will be 6-9 pm Thursday and after 9 am Friday until the service hour all at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the Rogers family at www.malonefuneralhome.com