Shirley Jeanne Rogers

August 22, 1931September 26, 2020

Shirley Rogers, 89, Colorado City, went to be with her Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on Saturday, September 26, 2020 after a brief stay at the Hendrick Hospice Center of Abilene. She was born on August 22, 1931 in Amarillo, Texas to the late Edgar and Dorothy Gatlin Mayrant. Shirley was a woman with a huge heart, who loved her God, loved her family, and loved her community. She was a very welcoming person who always made sure that anybody who walked in her home had something to eat. She spent many years as an Outreach Director for Colorado ISD, but she had other jobs through the years as well, including as a substitute teacher in Pecos teaching her favorite subject, history. Shirley was a very active member in her community. She was a life member of the First United Methodist Church of Colorado City, helped with Meals-on-Wheels, belonged to the Methodist Women’s Group, and was a Den Mother for the Cub Scouts, as well as a Kiwanian, and a member of the Eastern Stars. In her spare time Shirley enjoyed collecting chickens, doing arts and crafts, reading a good book, or rooting for the Dallas Cowboys. Shirley is survived by her 2 sons, Bobby Rogers and wife Kay of Rowlette and Michael Rogers and wife Kathy of Colorado City, by a daughter Shaunna Kimbriel and husband James of Loraine, and by 9 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren with another on the way. She was preceded in death by her husband Kenneth Rogers in 2017, and by her parents. A funeral service for Shirley will be held at 2 pm on Tuesday, September 29th at the First United Methodist Church of Colorado City with Rev. Donald Ward officiating, with interment to follow in the Colorado City Cemetery. The family will be present for a visitation on Monday, September 28th from 6-8pm at Kiker Seale Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers please consider donations to The First United Methodist Church of Colorado City Arrangements have been entrusted to Kiker Seale Funeral Home


  • Visitation

    Monday, September 28, 2020

  • Funeral Service

    Tuesday, September 29, 2020


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D’Dee Morris Kearny

September 28, 2020

Praying for Shaunna, Michael , Bobby and families! We attended the same Sunday School class at FUMC for several years! I always loved Shirley and the wisdom and experiences she shared! She was a special lady, always involved in community! May your memory always be for a blessing Shirley!❤️

Beverly Collier

September 28, 2020

Shirley was always such a lovely person. I travelled many times with she and Kenneth on business trips. I was in their home often and enjoyed her so much. She will be missed!

Tiffany Williamson

September 28, 2020

My Dearest Grandma,

I will miss you dearly, but I am so thankful for our time together. Thank you for being you!


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