Jaunita Christine Myers Rogers, age 97, of Lenoir City, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at her home.
She was a member of Nelson Street Baptist Church and former employee of Indiana Molding Company. Preceded in death by her husband of 72 years, J.W. Rogers; parents, Charlie and Myrtle Spoon Myers; brothers, Wilgus Myers and Frank Myers; sister, Lucille Collins; and Jim Norton, whom she and J. W. raised after his parents died.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Doris Rogers of Lenoir City; sister, Alice Ruth Nichols and husband, Fred of Lenoir City, whom J. W. and Juanita raised after her parents died; grandchildren, Chadd Rogers and wife, Natasha of Murfreesboro, Amee Rogers of San Francisco, California, Debbie Clough, Randy Norton, Danny Norton, and Robert Norton, all of Indiana; great grandchildren, Abigail and Amanda Rogers of Murfreesboro, Trisha, Bonnie and Mike of Indiana; brother, Lewis “Tank” Myers of Flatrock, Michigan; several nieces and nephews; and special friend, Thelma Franklin. Funeral services and burial will be held in Tennessee. Click Funeral Home, Lenoir City, Tennessee, is in charge of arrangements. www.clickfuneralhome.com.