Mary Kathryn Rogers

Mary Kathryn Rogers, 73, of Laurel passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017, at Select Specialty Hospital in Jackson.

The funeral will be Wednesday at Memory Chapel at 10:30 a.m. with visitation beginning at 9 a.m. Brother Shane Singleton will officiate. Interment will follow at Memorial Gardens.

Mrs. Rogers was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, and was a member of Parkview Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband Ottis “Buddy” Rogers; father Edward Saulters; mother Ella Mae Creel McKenzie and husband DeVern McKenzie; daughter Pamela McPhail; sister Ann Arinder; and grandson Justin Johnson Loper.

Survivors include her son Eddie Rogers of Laurel; sons-in-law David McPhail of Hattiesburg and Russell Loper of Collins; daughters Felicia Pinzon (Byron) of Laurel and Sharon Johnson, Melissa Johnson, and Karen Jones (Wayne), all of Collins; grandchildren Jarod McPhail (Rebecca), Nathan McPhail, Emily Tynes (Daniel), Tiffany Nitsche (Wayne), Bobbie Anne Fortenberry, Will Fortenberry, Garrett Loper, Howie Pinzon, Donovan Pinzon, Keith Wallace, Peyton Wallace, Carter Rogers, Miya Rogers and Jesse Rogers; and great-grandchildren, Repleigh Jamison, Vaan Reaves, Alan Nitsche, Hannah Tynes and Levi Tynes.

Pallbearers will be Jarod McPhail, Nathan McPhail, Keith Wallace, Russell Loper, David McPhail and Gary Turner.

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