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Joanne Ruth Rogers

Thursday, September 8, 2011

Joanne Ruth Rogers, 77, Carbon, died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011, at Union Hospital, Terre Haute, surrounded by family.

She was born Sept. 8, 1934, in Pittwood, Ill., the daughter of Francis K. Elliott and Alpha (Compton) Elliott.

She lived in the Carbon area for 15 years.

She was married to Buck Rogers.

She was in the restaurant business for 50 years.

She is survived by her husband Buck Rogers, 10 children, many grandchildren and great-grandchildren, two brothers and two sisters.

She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, four brothers and one sister.

Visitation will take place at Baier Funeral Home, Watseka, Ill., from 4-8 p.m., Sunday, Sept. 11, 2011.

Funeral services will take place at 10 a.m., Monday, Sept. 12, at Milford Christian Church, Milford, Ill. Burial will follow at Amity Cemetery, Goodwine, Ill.