He enjoyed fishing and camping and considered himself a grill master.
Corey was preceded in death by one daughter, Courtney Breann Rogers; his mother, Katherine Butler Rogers; maternal grandparents, Aaron Wade and Lucy Butler; paternal grandparents, James E. and Claudie Rogers; one uncle, Gerald Rogers; one great-nephew, Tommy Fields; and family friend, Jerry Phelps.
He leaves behind to cherish his memory, a daughter, of Beaver Dam; his father, James Darryl Rogers, of Beaver Dam; one sister, Sarah Rogers (David Deweese), of Cromwell, Kentucky; nieces and nephews, Jacob (Megan) Puckett, Kelsey Puckett, Emily Coons, and Adelynn Coons; one great-nephew, Ezra Fields; one aunt, Lynn (Bill) Burgess; two uncles, Ronnie (Teresa) Butler, and Ricky (Lisa) Butler; friend for life, Bo Daugherty, and several cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 3 p.m. Tuesday, April 2, at William L. Danks Funeral Home in Beaver Dam with Bro. Dennis Rogers officiating. Burial will follow in Green River Cemetery in Cromwell. Friends may visit with Corey’s family from 10 a.m. until the time of the service Tuesday at the funeral home.
The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to, James Corey Rogers Memorial Fund, c/o William L. Danks Funeral Home, P.O. Box 407, Beaver Dam, KY 42320.
Online condolences may be left for Corey’s family by visiting his memorial page at www.danksfuneralhome.com.