Velma Louise Rogers was born on January 14, 1958 in Booneville, Mississippi to the union of Mozelle and Dave Rogers. She entered into rest on September 24, 2022 at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, Tennessee.
Velma received her formal education on Booneville, Mississippi, graduating from Booneville High School. She also attended Northeast Community College in Booneville Mississippi.
Velma was employed with and retired from General Motors, after 20 years of service, She enjoyed spending time with family and friends, socializing, shopping, and playing cards.
Velma was preceded in death by her parents, Mozelle and Dave Rogers, grandparents, Mattie Mae Rogers, Dave Rogers, brothers, Johnny Frank Garner- Tampa, FL., Quitman Richardson California, Robert “Duke” Garner Tampa, FL., Jimmy (Betty Jo) Rogers Baldwyn, MS., step sister, Deborah Gail Fields Nashville, TN., cousin (like a sister), Eva Bullock Beloit, WI.
She leaves to cherish her memories her daughter, Kia (Donquatus) Bolden Nashville, TN., life partner, Jonathan “JJ” Turner Nashville, TN., three grandchildren, Alanta Rogers Nashville, TN., Aliyah Rogers-Bolden Nashville, TN., Donquatus Bolden II Nashville, TN., two great grandchildren, Kai Brown Nashville, TN., Kehlani Corder Nashville, TN., sisters, Neva (Melvin) Harding Nashville, TN., step sister, Karen Sue Grove Booneville, MS., brothers, Raymond Polk Nashville, TN., Dale Rogers Houston, TX., step Daughters, Dawana Turner Beloit, WI., Lateah Jones Rockford, IL. , nephews, Lamar (Kizzy) Guy Booneville, MS., Joey Rogers Beloit, WI., Aunt Deloris Elam Little Rock Arkansas, niece, Tarsha (David) Hobson Nashville, TN., cousins (Like a Sister),Valerie Miller Rome, GA., Like A Mother, Bettye Harrison Chicago, IL., and a host of cousins, other relatives, and friends. Visitation Saturday, October 1, 2022, 11-12pm with funeral to follow at Mt. lVernon Baptist Church 1022 New Providence Pass Madison, Tn. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery North