Mrs. Margie Driskill Rogers

Mrs. Margie Driskill Rogers, 80, of Ellijay, died Thursday, July 12, 2018.

She was born June 10, 1938, in Gilmer County, to the late Ernest Lee and Doris Garland Walker. She was a high school graduate, and a member of the Ellijay Church of Christ. She retired after working for Blue Ridge Carpet Mills for 25 years. 

She is preceded in death by husband, Johnny Rogers; and brother, Charles Walker.

She is survived by children and spouses, Steve and Karen Driskill, of Ellijay, Joe and Mary Driskill, of Lyman, S.C.,  Debra and David Wilson, of Flower Mound, Texas, Patti Hayton, of Canton; brother, Roy Walker, of Ellijay; sister, Ernestine Yancey, of Australia; six grandchildren, Nat Mashburn, Anthony Hayton, Brittany Martin, Marcus Driskill, Tyler Wilson, and Cayley Wilson; five great-grandchildren; and 14 nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were held at 3 p.m. Sunday, July 15, 2018, from the Ellijay Church of Christ with Minister Butch Jones officiating. 

Music was by Barry Kingsley and the congregation. 

Pallbearers were Anthony Hayton, Nathaniel Mashburn, Marcus Driskill, Eddie Mulkey, Eli Chastain, Alan Hall and Tim Hill. 

Interment will be at a later date at the Macedonia Church of Christ Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to the Ellijay Church of Christ for AGAPE, 351 N. Main St., Ellijay, GA 30540 in memory of Mrs. Rogers.

Condolences can be made at

Bernhardt Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Times Courier

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1076
Ellijay, GA. 30540

Phone: 706-635-4313
Fax: 706-635-7006