The Newnan Times-Herald


Margaret Sutton Rogers

  • By The Newnan Times-Herald
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  • Apr. 10, 2018 - 2:04 PM

Margaret Sutton Rogers, 91, of Sharpsburg, passed away Monday, April 9, 2018, at Piedmont Newnan Hospital.  

She was born November 18, 1926, in Eatonton, Ga., to the late John Sutton & Henrietta Caswell Sutton.  In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, James Leland Rogers.

God gained one of the most beautiful souls that ever walked this earth. She went by many names such as: Margaret, Mama, Nanny, Aunt Margaret and Aunt Mot.

She enjoyed life to the fullest for 91 years. She loved her family and friends and she loved to read and cook. She also would shop until she dropped.  Her laugh was contagious and she was always up for an adventure or vacation. She is up in Heaven with the love of her life having the time of their lives right now. Most importantly, she will always be loved by many.

The graveside funeral is Thursday, April 12, 2018, at 1 p.m. at Oak Hill Cemetery with Reverend Matthew Myers officiating.

The visitation is Wednesday evening between 6-8 p.m. at McKoon Funeral Home, 38 Jackson St, Newnan.

She will be greatly missed by her friends and her family including sons, Mickey (Susan) Rogers, Marty (Nan) Rogers; grandchildren, Teresa (Matt) Gramling, Tracy (Matthew) Kilmer, David Rogers, Erin (Tim) Cooper; great-grandchildren, Spencer Turner, Kayla Kilmer, Cameron Kilmer, Tripp Cooper; numerous nieces and nephews.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association,

Condolences can be expressed online at

McKoon Funeral Home & Crematory, (770) 253-4580.