Daniel D. Rogerson, Sr.



Daniel D. Rogerson, Sr., 97, of Florence, SC, passed away on Tuesday, January 9, 2018, at the McLeod Hospice House. He was born in Andrews, SC, a son of the late Lester Porter Rogerson and John Edward Rogerson, Sr. He is also predeceased by his wife of 72 years, Virginia Cummings Rogerson, a son, Daniel D. Rogerson, Jr., and two grandsons, Daniel D. “Dano” Rogerson, III and Neil McQueen Rogerson, a brother, John Edward Rogerson, Jr., and two sisters, Claire Doby and Carolyn Rogerson.

He was a member of our country’s greatest generation, having served as a Marine during WWII. Mr. Rogerson was a dental technician for over 50 years, having been affiliated with Sexton-Shealy Dental Clinic in his earlier career and various other dental clinics throughout the state. He was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church.

He is survived by a son, Wesley Jonathan Rogerson, Sr. of Florence; two daughters, Jeannine Rogerson Clemens of Charleston and Carolyn Rogerson Holcombe of Florence; three grandchildren, David Hugh Lyon, Ginny (Chris) Inabinet and Wesley Jonathan Rogerson, Jr.; and three great-grandsons, Cal, Tanner and Hampton Inabinet.

A memorial service will be held at 2:00 PM on Saturday, January 13, 2018, at All Saints Episcopal Church, led by Father Jason Hamshaw and Father Dick Archer. Graveside services directed by Cain Calcutt-Stephens Funeral Home, will be held on Tuesday, January 16, 2018, at 2:00 PM in the Florence National Cemetery.

The family would like to thank the staff of the Heritage Home and McLeod Hospice House for their care given to their dad.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to McLeod Hospice House, 1203 E. Cheves St., Florence, SC 29506.