Carl Truitt Rogers, age 92, of Wilkesboro, passed away Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at his home.

Mr. Rogers was born June 6, 1928 in Gaston County, N.C. to Fons Lee and Lula Clark Rogers. He was a US World War II Navy Veteran and a member of First Baptist Church in North Wilkesboro. Carl was a retired Baptist Minister and also retired from Wilkes County Department of Social Services. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Joan Middleton-Sharpe Rogers; brothers, Clarence, Cecil, Robert and Jack Rogers; and sister, Janice Costner.

He is survived by his daughter, Nancy Rogers Turner and spouse David of Mooresville; and grandson, Jacob Truitt Rogers and spouse Lizz of Denver, Colorado.

Memorial service will be held at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Wilkes Community College Foundation, Horticulture Program, C/O Allison Phillips, PO Box 120, Wilkesboro, NC 28697.

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