Daddy 1
Julius "Bo" Rogers
  • 77 years old
  • Date of birth: Feb 14, 1934
  • Place of birth:
    Wills Point, Texas, United States
  • Date of passing: Apr 1, 2011
  • Place of passing:
    Wills Point, Texas, United States
Let the memory of Julius "Bo" be with us forever

This memorial website was created in the memory of our loved one, Julius "Bo" Rogers who was born on February 14, 1934 and passed away on April 1, 2011. We will remember him forever.

Memorial Tributes
This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 2nd April 2016

"Tears........still seems like yesterday. So missing your voice, your smile, your great personality.  Daddy I love you."

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 14th February 2016

"Happy Birthday Bo......we miss you!! Rest in Paradise
Always in our hearts! Shirley, Shun, Howard, Breanna, and Jordan"

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 1st April 2015

"Your absence is truly felt. Life has not been the same since you had to leave us. We miss you so much! Rest in Peace"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 1st April 2014

"This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 1st April 2014
"I so so SO wish you were somewhere hiding & jumped out to say "APRIL FOOLS".  
:-)  Miss you much & love you more!

Gone too soon...but...NEVER forgotten. I love you, Daddy.""

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 31st March 2014

"Weep not for me though I am gone into that gentle night.
Grieve if you will, but not for long upon my soul's sweet flight.
I am at peace, my soul's at rest
There is no need for tears.
For with your love I was so blessed.
For all those many years.
There is no pain, I suffer not,
The fear now all is gone.
Put now these things out of your thoughts,
In your memory I live on.
Remember not my fight for breath
Remember not the strife.
Please do not dwell upon my death,
But celebrate my life.

We continue to love & miss you, Daddy"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 31st March 2014

"Our father kept a garden
A garden of the heart
He planted all good things
That gave our lives a start

He turned us to the sunshine
And encouraged us to dream
The seeds of what we'll be

We are our father's garden
We are his legacy"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 31st March 2014

"Not, How Did He Die, But How Did He Live?
Not how did he die, but how did he live?
Not what did he gain, but what did he give?
These are the units to measure the worth
Of a man as a man, regardless of birth.
Not, what was his church, nor what was his creed?
But had he befriended those really in need?
Was he ever ready, with word of good cheer,
To bring back a smile, to banish a tear?
Not what did the sketch in the newspaper say,
But how many were sorry when he passed away."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 31st March 2014

"DADDY...
We'll always remember
that special smile,
that caring heart,
that warm embrace,
you always gave us.
You being there
for Mom and us
through good and bad times,
no matter what.
We'll always remember
you Dad because
they'll never be another one
to replace you in our hearts,
and the love we will always
have for you."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2014

"HAPPY BIRTHDAY PAPA...WE LOVE & MISS YOU....  <3

TIFFANY, MARYA, DRE, BRITTANY, TyVvani, LIL JESSIE, TRYSTEN, JAMARIAN, CAMARHY, IZEYIAH  <3"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2014

"Good morning, Daddy. This has always been a very special day because of your birthday & it was on Valentines Day. So, to my special Valentines...
"Happy Birthday & Happy Valentines". I love & miss you, MUCH. What a time it will be when I see you again. Until then...I LOVE "YOU"!"

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 14th February 2014

"Today we celebrate you. I just want to say Happy Birthday to you! Your presence is truly missed but we keep you in our hearts.....WE LOVE YOU!
Shirley, Shun, Howard, Breanna, Jordan, Jaden, and Jeven"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 2nd April 2013

"Daddy, Daddy, Daddy...it "seems" ALL I can do is sit here, look at your smiling face, smile back, with tears, SPEACHLESS! I can't say it enough....I LOVE & MISS YOU, so much!!! As much as I do, I would never ever want you to come back to this hurtful place. You are where I want to be someday. :) We're gonna be fine, just bumps in the road at times. Love you, love you!"

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 1st April 2013

"Two years today since you've been gone and it seems like it was only yesterday. When you left, a part of my heart went with you. You always gave the right advice and always said the right things. Oh how we need you right now. Momma truly miss her Honey and she still calls you.  We all miss you!! We love you Bo!!!"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2013

"HAPPY BIRTHDAY AND HAPPY VALENTINES DAY DADDY. I LOVE AND MISS YOU GREATLY!!!!!"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2013

"Please. God, forgive a silent tear
A fervent wish our Dad was here
There are others, yes we know
But he was ours and we loved him so.
Dear God, please take a message
To our Father in Heaven above
Tell him how much we miss him
And give him all our love."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2013

"What we'd give if we could say
Hello, Dad, in the same old way
To hear your voice and see your smile
To sit with you and chat a while.
So if you have a father
Cherish him with care
For you'll never know the heartache
Till you see his vacant chair."

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 14th February 2013

"A light from our family is gone, A voice we loved is stilled, A place is vacant in the home, which never can be filled. We have to mourn the lost of one we would've loved to keep, but God who surely loved him best finally made him sleep. After a lifetime of his love and joy, God leaves these wonderful memories to help us through our tears. HAPPY BIRTHDAY BO! We love you and we miss you!"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 31st July 2012

"Hey Daddy. I just had to stop by today. Missing you tremendously!!!  Oh how I wish you were somewhere around a corner waiting to jump out and say "Ah Ha...April Fool, I fooled all of yall, didn't I?!!!" It would be a horrible joke, but I would be so glad to have you back that the joke wouldn't matter. I love you so."

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 18th June 2012

"Happy Father's Day Bo....we miss you!!!! You're gone but you remain in our hearts forever. I love you!!!"

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 1st April 2012

"Mom misses you so much. She tried on some clothes that I bought her for her birthday and she said my "Honey" would love this wouldn't he. I said yes he would. You will forever be apart of us. I love you so much Bo. Muah! Until next time."

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 1st April 2012

"I can't believe that it has been 1 year since you've been gone. It feels like it was yesterday. I think about you all the time and I miss you so much. Mom had lost so much weight and I know it was because of her grieving. You know how stubborn she is and when you ask her how's she feeling, she just says: "I'm alright." She's eating again now and has put on a few pounds. I was so
worried"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2012

""We little knew that morning that God was going 2 call Ur name. In life we loved U dearly, in death we do the same. It broke our hearts 2 lose U, U did't go alone; for part of us went w U the day God called U home. U left us peaceful memories, ur love is still our guide, & though we cannot see U, Ur always by our side.""

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2012

"Our family chain is broken & nothing seems the same, but as God calls us 1 by 1, the chain will link again."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2012

"HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU,
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOU,
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO OUR DEAR DADDY
HAPPY BIRTHDAY TO YOUUUUUU!!
R. I. P. DADDY/PAWPAW - GONE TOO SOON!
NEVER EVER FORGOTTEN. HUGS & KISSES"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 14th February 2012

":) You day IS here! Happy Birthday to the "BEST" Dad/Father any1 could ever have. Today is different, you're not here, we can't stop by the house or your job to suprise you, nor can we pick up the phone to hear your voice, but I know that you are FOREVER in our hearts! We truly miss you, Daddy! <3 I love you, I love you, I love you!!!!"

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 14th February 2012

"Happy Birthday to the BEST stepdad EVER. I truly miss you. All of our lives have been affected since you've been gone. Holidays and weekends are just not the same without you. Breanna was sad yesterday saying my
pawpaw's birthday is tomorrow. I will call mom today to check on her I know she misses you MORE THAN ANYTHING. You are gone but will never be forgotten.  I love you Bo."

This tribute was added by Clevelon Rogers on 14th February 2012

"Happy Birthday Dad i really miss not being able to call u up and wish u a happy birthday like i usually do but i make sure i tell u in my prayers tonight jus to hear your voice again i will never forget u i love & miss u so much celebrating your first birthday without you here by our side trying not to be sad"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 13th February 2012

"Oh, how I wish I could give you hugs and kisses RIGHT NOW!!!
There are SOOOOOO many things I need to tell you & hear your answers to my issues. Things that ONLY you would get me through with NO judgements & always comfort. Daddy, Daddy, Daddy, NEVER thought you would be gone so soon!"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 13th February 2012

"It's almost "YOUR" day, Daddy. Wishing so much that you could be here to celebrate your birthday and Valentine's, like I used to. I always remember bring you Valentine's ballons (that you hated-LOL) and your favorites (peanuts, crackers & peanut butter, candies). Just to hear you say "WHY YOU DO THIS". :)  I love you!!"

This tribute was added by Clevelon Rogers on 11th February 2012

""To My Daddy" I love you and miss you so much i sit and think how much i would love to just sit with you at the house like we use to do even though we didnt say a whole lot when i would visit with you it was still wonderful and comforting being there with you. i miss your wisdom and happy smile a lot. its so hard trying to continue on without your push i miss & love you A LOT <3 <3"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 30th September 2011

"Just coming here...watching your pictures, your smile! Looks like you are about to say something. Oh how I wish I could hear your voice, give you a hug, a kiss, and tell you again...I Love You, Daddy. God bless you."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 30th September 2011

"I'm missing my Daddy....................  :(
God you and ONLY you know best and what we can handle, but, PLEASE ease the pain and emptiness in MY heart, mind, soul of my Daddy.  I love you Dad, bunches!"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 29th August 2011

"I had Bunni this weekend and she talked about PawPaw. Made me sad, she really misses you. She is now 3yrs and so smart. She talks bout you and Heaven. Love you lots"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 29th August 2011

"I LOVE YOU DADDY.  :) ((((HUGS)))) and KISSES"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 15th August 2011

"Looking forward to seeing you and your loving smile again. :))  It is so hard withOUT you!  :("

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 15th August 2011

"Hey Daddy. I miss you. Been really hot here, glad you're not here to experience it. A couple of times driving home from work, my thoughts were to stop by the house to visit, then I remembered you're gone to a better home. I love you SO much."

This tribute was added by Bill Pearce on 29th June 2011

"I always considered you one of my very best friends as well as brother in life.  You taught me a lot when I worked at the Wills Point Chronicle in the 70's.  Plus you gave me a lot of good advice in life.  I love you.  See you in Heaven my friend.."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 20th June 2011

"Hey Daddy. Just want you to know we missed you on yesterday. We had a wonderful time in your honor. All of your kids were together, chatting about you, as well as others in the community. I know you were looking down on us. We love you."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 17th June 2011

"HAPPY FATHER'S DAY, DADDY.
I MISS YOU...I MISS YOU...I MISS YOU!!!!
Not going to be the same......EVER! I know you watching from above. I love you!!           Shannon  :)"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 16th June 2011

"I'm missing you so much, Daddy!!!  This journey withOUT you is lonely, rough. I can't hear your voice, or see your smile. It's been a lil over 2 months, but, seems like forever. I love you.          Shannon"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 24th May 2011

"I miss you so much, Daddy!!  I come here everyday & look/stare @ you...wishing & hoping that I could say something 2 U & U would say something back. I miss our trips 2gether to & from the Doctors offices or just sitting at the house with U."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 3rd May 2011

"Wow, time flies. You've been gone a month now. Seems like only yesterday. Daddy I sure miss you, there are SO many things I want to talk to you about. On my drive home from work, I'll say "I'm going by to check on Daddy", then reality hits!"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 25th April 2011

""Daddy we kept the tradition going-we (ALL of us) had a gr8 dinner @ the house Sunday (Easter 2011). Even though ur body wasn't there, I felt ur spirit. We miss U so, so much. Just not the same, but, I can hear U sayN "Stop crying, it ok""

This tribute was added by Gwendolyn Lewis on 24th April 2011

"WHEN GOD MADE UNCLE BO HE MADE HIM WITH A GIVING, LOVING AND CARING HEART. HE WILL FOREVER BE MISSED, HE WILL ALWAYS BE IN OUR HEARTS AND THOUGHTS! HE IS TRUELY IN GODS CARE!"

This tribute was added by Beaunka Bean on 22nd April 2011

"My eyes may be smiling, but deep inside I'm crying,
if only I could have let you know how much I love you so. You were the dad I never had & to see you go makes me sad. I saw the vision of you the other night & I know that you are watching over me."

This tribute was added by Stephona Hubbard on 21st April 2011

"So many happy memories, so many loving thoughts...these and the comfort from God's Word will fill the void left when you went to Glory.  I love and miss you much, Uncle Bo."

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 20th April 2011

"The Golden Gates Stood Open God saw you needed rest. His garden must be beautiful, He only takes the best."  Rest In Peace Daddy, I love & miss you so, so much. Shannon"

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 20th April 2011

""Daddy..."God saw you getting tired, a cure was not to be, He put His arms around you and whispered, "come to me." With tearful eyes we watched you suffer and slowly fade away, even though we loved you deeply, we could not make you stay.""

This tribute was added by Shannon McClelland on 20th April 2011

"A heart of gold stopped beating, working hands were put to rest, God broke our heart to prove to us He only takes the best."


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