Charles Rogers

  • Died: November 11, 2019
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Charles Rogers

Former Michigan State and Detroit Lions football legend

Charles Rogers was a legendary wide receiver for the Michigan State Spartans. For full obituary and coverage from, click here.

Condolence & Memory Journal

I would like to express my deepest condolences to the family for their loss of a talented man, who will be remembered for his athletic abilities. May you find comfort and strength in God during this time of sorrow.

Posted by A friend   December 14, 2019

Our condolences and heartfelt prayers go out to the family. Please know that our loving Heavenly Father feels your pain and is eager to grant you all continuous love, peace and comfort. We know that you all are so very proud of Charles' accomplishments and the wonderful legacy he left touching the lives of many!

MM, Jackson Mississippi.

Posted by A friend   November 25, 2019

You will be missed RIP.

Posted by Tammy Ware - Bay City, MI - family   November 24, 2019


rest in peace my friend your high school buddy Charleston hughes

Posted by A friend   November 23, 2019


RIH You will never be forgotten until we meet again.

Posted by Lucretia Williams - Saginaw, MI - friend   November 23, 2019

Heartfelt condolences on the passing of Charles Rogers. As a Saginaw native and MSU alumnus I shared the excitement and pride of watching him blossom and flourish. He was truly blessed with talent. Praying for his family and friends. Hold tightly your faith in God. Gone too soon.

Posted by Alicia Flowers - Elyria, OH   November 23, 2019

Charles (Chuck) Rogers,you are a bright light and you will always shine in the city of Saginaw, Michigan.R.I.P. Chuck.

Posted by Sherman Bell Jr. - Saginaw, MI   November 23, 2019

I am sorry regarding the loss of your loved one, at such a young age. May the God of Comfort, continue to comfort the family.

Posted by A friend   November 21, 2019

Etta Smith

Posted by Etta Smith - Saginaw, MI   November 19, 2019

May God give you a peace that passeth all understanding! My condolences to the family!

Posted by K. Mc - Saginaw, MI - classmate   November 19, 2019

Sorry for your family loss Chuck was a great person and will be missed

Posted by Dre Thomas - Saginaw, MI - classmate   November 18, 2019

My deepest sympathies to the Rogers family. I am sorry to hear of the loss of your loved one. May God's loyal love give you a measure of comfort during this time of sadness, Psalms 119:76.

Posted by A friend   November 18, 2019

Our deepest condolences to the family. Such a young talented life, gone too soon. We pray that God continues to strengthen and comfort you all during this extremely difficult time.

Posted by A friend   November 18, 2019


Posted by Cruise Patterson - Lousiville, KY   November 17, 2019

I was terribly sorry to hear of Charles' death. He enjoyed a lot of accomplishments during his short life time, for this, his loved ones can store these as pleasant memories. My prayer is that the peace of God that surpasses all understanding comfort you and guide you through your bereavement period. Find joy in knowing that Charles will be remembered with great fondness!

Posted by Brenda    November 17, 2019

May God Bless you all at this time, and give you comfort like only he can!!!!!!

Posted by Ebony McGee - Douglasville, GA - friend   November 17, 2019

November 17, 2019
Dear Family of Mr. Charles Rogers:

I am a Member of Sixth Grace Presbyterian Church, 600 East 35th Street, Chicago, Illinois 60616. The Pastor is The Reverend Dr. David B. Thornton, he is also The Moderator of The Session, and The Head of Staff. He is also my Mentor, Teacher, and sPIRITUALAdvisor. The church will have a "5TH YEAR anniversary CELEBRATION" for him on Sunday, November24, 2019 at 12:30 p.mto recognize his service as The Pastor of the church. I am very proud of him.
I AM ALSO A FORMER MEMBER of Church Musician Ship Guild, Inc. (1988-2008). The Late Dr. Mildred G. Lewis was The Founder, and Executive Director. I was their Executive Secretary, and Public Relations Director. Dr. Lewis was also My Mentor, and Teacher. I learned a lot from her as well. I have many hobbies, too many to name here. I say if God gives you giftsuse them for His glory. Use Them or Lose Them. I will keep you all in my prayers, especially during this difficult time. Charles will truly be miss by all the people who loved him. Please remember that you all loved him, but the Lord our God, who is truly awesome will love him the most of all.He is in a good place. WITH MY HEARTFELT SYMPATHY, MS. VALINDA DARLENE JONES, OF CINCINNATI, OHIO. I USE TO LIVE IN CHICAGO, ILLINOIS. I MOVED HERE IN THE YEAR OF 2012.THAT'S THE YEAR MY BABY BROTHER LAMAR PASSED. HE WAS A YOUNG MAN ALSO.

Posted by VALINDA JONES - CINCINNATI, OH   November 17, 2019

Our sincere condolences to the Rogers family. May the God of all comfort provide you all the strength to cope with your loss

Posted by A friend   November 15, 2019

I am so sorry for your loss Rogers family. As you grieve, may you cherish the memories of time together. Charles was truly talented in many sports. He will be missed. Know that as you grieve, God cares for you. May he comfort your sorrow.

Posted by Rick - Clinton   November 15, 2019


Rest Well Charles

Posted by Ms Stewart - TX   November 14, 2019

Sorry to see a young person leave this world so young. I watched Charles play football, basketball, and run track. He was fabulous. You will be missed. Rest in peace in heaven. We will see you again when we get home to heaven .May your family find comfort in Jesus and comfort in his word. Linda Tingley

Posted by Linda Tingley - Wyoming, MI   November 14, 2019

My sincere condolences to the Rogers family for this great loss. May you find comfort in the God of all comfort as you look forward to his promises for the future. Charles will truly be missed but never forgotten.

Posted by L. M. - CA   November 14, 2019

Heartfelt sympathy goes out to the Roger's family. Charlie's accomplishments will live on forever.

Posted by Toni Johnson-Smith - Clarkston, MI   November 14, 2019

Truly a loss, such a young and talented young man. May God be with the Rogers family at this most difficult time.

Posted by A friend   November 14, 2019

Extending my sincere condolences to the family and friends of Charles Rogers may our Heavenly Father the Hearer of Prayer comfort and sustain all of you in this difficult time

Posted by Caren    November 13, 2019

Very saddened to hear of Mr. Rogers' death. May the Father of tender mercies and God all comfort be with the family and friends.

Posted by A friend   November 12, 2019

Gone way too Soon ! RIP
Sue Willard
Gr Mich

Posted by A friend   November 12, 2019

So very sorry to the Rogers Family to hear about Charles passing. Gone to way to soon. May our Great God massage your hearts with love and peace forever. May You lean on his arm of support each day as you cope with Charles passing. He will truly be missed.

Posted by BRY - CA   November 12, 2019


Posted by Freddie Rhett - Savannah, GA   November 12, 2019

May God comfort you at this time, 2 C orn 1:3,4 I'm so sorry for your lose.

Posted by A friend   November 12, 2019

Laura leblanc RIP baby boy !!!

Posted by Laura Leblanc - Beaumont, TX - acquaintance   November 12, 2019

Deeply saddened for the loss of Charles Rogers. He is resting in Gods memory. Please accept my sincere condolences.

Posted by JE Sowell - Charlotte, NC   November 12, 2019

What a player he was and a even better man/person that we can all cherish,learn and grow from in and with life,I will never forget you and will keep your memory alive forever,R.I.P my boi,no more pain and suffering of life!!

Posted by Earnest E. Wright Jr. - Macon, GA   November 11, 2019

Extended prayers, sympathies to the family, friends and associate's in God roll called of Roger.
May God strengthen and comfort all,with memories bringing smiles,laughter and joy.through the tears.


Posted by - Macon,, GA   November 11, 2019

What a devastating loss, too young. My deepest condolences to the Rogers family, may God be with you at this most difficult time of your loss.

Posted by A friend   November 11, 2019


Posted by Cynthia Herd - SOUTH HADLEY, MA   November 11, 2019

Please accept my heartfelt condolences for your loss. May your treasured memories of Charles always fill your heart with love and peace

Posted by A friend   November 11, 2019





Posted by Joan Walton - Columbus, GA   November 11, 2019


Posted by Ann Stokman - Greendale, WI   November 11, 2019

I am so sorry about the loss of Charles, so young! He was definitely a football legend. The Roger's family has my very deepest condolences. And I pray that you will be surrounded continuously with love and support as you go through this difficult time. May peace, the God of all comfort, and understanding be with you as well.

Posted by Jenee    November 11, 2019

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Charles Rogers