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Sandra Lynn Cox Rogers, 67
Sandra Lynn Cox Rogers

McMinnville resident and Lincoln County native Sandra Lynn Cox Rogers, 67, was born Nov. 14, 1953 and died July 22 at her residence following an extended illness.    

Retired from New Day Christian Distributors and a member of Fountain Grove United Methodist Church, she was the daughter of the late James and Hilda Reavis Cox. She was married to Robert Lavern Rogers of McMinnville on Dec. 24, 1994. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by grandparents, Lester and Exie Reavis and Charlie and Elsie Cox, daughter Bethany Dawn Cox, brothers Charles and Jeff Cox, and brother-in-law Gregory Rogers.

In addition to her husband, Mrs. Rogers is survived by brother and sister-in-law James Randall and Virginia Cox of Portland, brother-in-law and sister-in-law Vick and Marcy Rogers of McMinnville, special cousins, Judy Brandt, Linda Price, Brenda Sweeney, and Rebecca Howard, and many other relatives and friends.

Funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 25, at Fountain Grove United Methodist Church in Coffee County with John Sweeney officiating. Visitation will be from 1 p.m. until time of service at Fountain Grove United Methodist Church. Burial will be at Fountain Grove Cemetery in Coffee County at a later date.

She loved singing in church and praising God. She will be missed by everyone who knew her, especially the underprivileged children at Warren County Middle School. In lieu of flowers, please make a donation in Sandy’s memory to your favorite charity. Online condolences may be made at

High Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Southern Standard

(McMinnville, Tenn.) July 25, 2021