Charles Edward Rogers, 59, of Portsmouth, passed away Thursday, April 30, 2020, at SOMC. He was born Nov. 23, 1960, in Portsmouth, a son of the late Charles Manuel and Marjorie Elizabeth Williams Rogers.
Chuck retired as a lieutenant from SOCF and he was currently working as a counselor and safety officer at ASCEND Counseling & Recovery Services. He received an Associate Degree from Hocking Technical College and was a 1979 Portsmouth High School graduate.
He attended Beulah Baptist Church and was a member of the Trinity Masonic Lodge #9.
Charles was a wonderful and loving father, friend, and uncle to his family. Surviving are a son, Philip (Sarah) Maxon of Frederick, MD; two daughters, Tyeshia Maxon Rogers of Wheelersburg and Ciera Emmie Rogers of Portsmouth; two sisters, Karen and Tenice Rogers, both of Columbus; a nephew and niece whom he reared, Terrell Rogers of Portsmouth and Kiona Rogers of Toledo; and the mothers of his children, Celeste Adams, with whom he made his home, and Shonda Maxon of Wheelersburg. He is also survived by several other beloved nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by siblings, Charles M. Rogers, Jr. and Darlene Crawford.
Charles was loved by many and his laughter and smile made him many friends.
Arrangements are pending at this time.