July 22, 1943 ~ July 17, 2013

Funeral services will be held Saturday, July 20, 2013, at Ibert’s Mortuary at 12 p.m., for Mr. Nolan Joseph “Butch” Rogers Jr., 69, a native and lifelong resident of Franklin, who passed away Wednesday, July 17, 2013, at 2:30 a.m., at his home with his family at his side. Burial will follow in the Perpetual Park Cemetery. Father Lloyd Benoit will officiate the services.

Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Bonnie Chauvin Rogers; their three daughters, Christine Rogers Crews and her husband, Jimmy A. Crews; Michelle Marie Rogers and Stephanie Lynn Rogers; one sister, Jessica Rogers and her husband, James MacDougall; eight grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; as well as numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Nolan Joseph Rogers Sr. and Henrietta Hebert Rogers; and one brother, Arthur “T-Boy” Rogers.

A gathering of family and friends will be held Saturday at Ibert’s Mortuary from 9 a.m. until time of service at 12 p.m.

Serving as pallbearers will be Jeremy Lange, Joshua Lange, Thai Do, Quyet Do, Jimmy Crews and Grey White. Honorary pallbearers will be Gregory Harris and Howard Bodin.

Family and friends may view the obituary and express their condolences online by visiting

Arrangements have been entrusted to Ibert’s Mortuary, Inc. of Franklin.

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