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George "Tinker" Wayland Rogers, Jr.

January 16, 1962 ~ August 19, 2019 (age 57)



George “Tinker” Wayland Rogers, 57, of 221 N Dyson Street, Holly Ridge, passed Monday, August 19, 2019 at his home.

Funeral services will be held at 2 PM, Thursday, August 22, 2019 at Trinity United Methodist Church, 1690 Trinity Church Road, Waycross, NC, with Rev. Glen Morgan officiating.  Interment will follow in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6 PM – 8 PM, Wednesday, August 21, 2019 at Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home and at other times at the home of his sister, Tabitha Rogers, at 101 Doris Avenue, Clinton, NC.

Tinker, born in 1962 in Duplin County, was the son of the late George Wayland Rogers, Sr. and Patricia Grey Johnson Rogers.  In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Nancy Kostavitch Rogers and a granddaughter, Brooklyn Marie Jordan.  Tinker was a long distance truck driver and a member of Faith Chapel Church of God.

Survivors include: children, Heather Turlington (Eric) and Stephanie Jordan  (Andrew); grandchildren, Gavin, Madyson, Lily Brooke “Lolly Pop” and Reeves; siblings, Tammy Gavin, Timothy Rogers (Sue), Tabitha Rogers and Katrina Simmons; as well as special friends, Steve and Cindy Justice; and numerous nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at

Memorials may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church at 1690 Trinity Church Road, Magnolia, NC  28453 or to Faith Chapel Church of God, 1124 Autry Road, Roseboro, NC  28382.

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August 21, 2019

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Crumpler-Honeycutt Funeral Home
118 Fayetteville Street
Clinton, NC 28328

Funeral Service
August 22, 2019

2:00 PM
Trinity United Methodist Church
1690 Trinity Church Road
Magnolia, NC 28453

Interment following funeral service
August 22, 2019

Trinity Church Road (NC)

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