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Visitation

Mt. Zion AME Zion Church
Saturday April 16th, 2022
10:00am - 11:00am

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Funeral Service

Mt. Zion AME Zion Church
Saturday April 16th, 2022
11:00am - 12:00pm

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Hazel Aletha Whiteside

Hazel Aletha Whiteside, 99, of Cullowhee, NC, transitioned from this life on Sunday, April 10, 2022 in Warner Robins, GA.

Hazel was born April 3, 1923 in Cullowhee, NC.  She is the daughter of the late William Henry and the late Estella (Love) Rogers. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by brothers; Harold, Bill, and Howard Rogers; and sisters; Mae Louise Allen, Helen Scott, Ernestine Worth, Evelyn Waters, and Barbara Ann Rogers. 

She was a member of Mt. Zion AME Zion Church in Cullowhee, NC.  She retired from housekeeping and loved being with her entire family, gardening, canning, watching the Wheel of Fortune, listening to gospel music and preaching, and her Church.
She is survived by her children; Juanita Smith, Karen Powell, Kimberley Wheeler, and son-in-law Pastor Jerry Wheeler; four grandchildren Katrina Rogers, Angela Smith, Charles Smith and Joshua Wheeler; six great-grandchildren Adrienne Rogers, Ava Rogers, Jer-mayne White, Apryle Rogers, Janey Smith and Ari Smith; nine great-great grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews and loved ones. 
 Funeral Services will be held 11:00 am Saturday April 16, 2022 at Mt Zion AME Zion Church in Cullowhee, NC.  The family will be receiving friends from 10:00 am till 11:00 prior to the Service at the Church, Elder Herbert Grant will be officiating with burial to follow in the Church Cemetery.


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Guestbook

She was one of a kind ...She never let you forget how much she loved her family and how proud she was to be a Rogers

Ellerna Forney Apr 17 2022 2:38 AM


I was trying to make it home to surprise my adopted mama. She would talk to me about different songs she liked hearing me & my daughter sing but the best part was the love. Weeping may endure for a night but joy will come. We send our prayers…🙏🏽

Minister Baxter Apr 16 2022 12:17 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hazel Whiteside

Minister Baxter & Family Apr 16 2022 12:10 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hazel Whiteside

Laura Blassingame Apr 14 2022 1:05 PM

Sorry for your losss

Smith Veronica Apr 14 2022 7:53 AM

Our prayers and condolences are with your family. May God comfort you during this time.

Deacon and Sister Lillie Scott Apr 13 2022 11:54 PM

Condolences to you and the family. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. We are praying for God's comfort, peace, and strength.

Julian & Cynthia Wheeler Apr 13 2022 10:19 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hazel Whiteside

brooke rogers Apr 13 2022 4:22 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hazel Whiteside

Hannah Rogers Apr 13 2022 4:22 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Hazel Whiteside

Deborah Robinson Apr 13 2022 11:44 AM

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