Stanley Lee Rogers, 60, of Richmond, went to be with his Saviour on the Lord’s Day, May 23, 2021, after a brief battle with cancer.
Stanley was born June 29, 1960 in Washington, Pennsylvania to MacDonald and Lynette Mooney Rogers.
He accepted Jesus as his Saviour when he was 8 years old, and was called to preach at the age of 12. Stanley loved to tell people of the good news of Jesus, and traveled with his family for several years, preaching and singing gospel bluegrass music. For the past four years, he served at Good Samaritan Ministries in Richmond, helping men overcome various addictions.
On December 16, 1996, he married Laurie Lea Wise, who survives. In addition to his wife, he is survived by ten children: Danielle (Anthony) Norfleet, Rebecca (Chris) Paradise, Jessica (Ryan) Shown, Cassidy (Kyle) Kaiser, Sophia (Logan) Hoy, Olivia Rogers, Sarabeth (Tyler) Bickley, Kate, Stanley Elijah, and Ruth Rogers; 12 grandchildren; and a brother, Roy Rogers.
In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his sister, Linda; brother, Wayne; and grandson, Johnathan David Paradise.
A funeral service will be held at 10 am Tuesday, June 1 at Community Baptist Church, 7521 Comanche Dr., Richmond. Interment to follow in Dale Memorial Park.
Memorial contributions can be made to Good Samaritan Ministries, 2307 Hull St., Richmond VA 23224.