Arabelle Rogers, 79, of Rochester, passed away Thursday, June 18, 2020. A graveside service was held on Monday, June 22 at Knox City Cemetery with Mr. Dan Befort officiating. Services were under the direction of Smith Family Funeral Homes. Due to Covid-19, there was no public viewing or visitation, however online condolences can be shared with the family at www.smithfamilyfh.com.
Arabelle was born July 28, 1940 in Kaufman Co., to Ida (Rogers) and John Benjamin Reynolds. She loved to read and tend to her flower beds.
She is survived by her son Henry Rogers, Jr. and wife Karla of Rule; two daughters Blinda Kay Rogers of Rochester, Melissa Befort and husband Dan of Longview; brother Billy Joe Reynolds and wife Terri of Vernon; sister Josephine Lewis of Knox City; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her father John Benjamin Reynolds; mother Ida (Rogers) Reynolds; three sons Jimmy Lee Rogers, Kenneth Wayne Rogers, Charles Wesley Rogers; three brothers and four sisters.