Nancy Marie Rogers
March 5, 1943 – January 21, 2023
Angier – Nancy Marie Rogers, at the age of 79, peacefully departed this earth to be with her Heavenly Father on January 21, 2023. She was born on March 5, 1943 in Harnett Co., Coats NC to the late William Hughey Bennett and Christine Whitman. She faithfully attended church and served God. She enjoyed gardening, cooking and cleaning at the Old Home Place where she lived. She also loved singing gospel in church with her family. It was during her time as a waitress that she met and married the love of her life, the late Carley Rogers, also known as the “produce man” of Wendell. They started a family and she loved them all unconditionally. She became an Evangelist with the Assembly of God and later retired to care for her husband until he departed this life. A few years later, Nancy met and married Harold Capps. They loved and were there for each other for 10 years until she departed this life. In addition to her late husband, Carley Rogers, Mother, Christine Whitman Parker and father, William Hughey Bennett, She is also preceded in death by her daughter, Sharon Rogers and her great grandson Taylor Hicks.
Nancy is survived by her sister, Jeanette Lassiter; her sons, Lavon Rogers (Shirley) and Danny Rogers, her daughters, Wanda Mullen (Jimmy) and Debbie Smith, 7 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and 2 great great grandchildren, along with a host family and friends.
Funeral service will be held at Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W Third St., Wendell NC 27591 on Thursday,
January 26, 2023 at 1:00pm. The burial to follow at Raleigh Memorial located at 7501 Glenwood Ave., Raleigh NC 27612.
Flowers and donations are welcomed and can be sent to Strickland Funeral Home.
Family will receive extended family and friends at the home of Wanda and Jimmy Mullen located at 102 Dustin Dr. Spring Lake NC 28390. Thank you so much and God bless you all.
Arrangements are entrusted to Strickland Funeral Home & Crematory. www.stricklandfuneral.com.