Malah Rogers Cole

Friday, May 30, 2008

Malah Rogers Cole

Mrs. Malah Rogers Cole, 84, of Columbia, died Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at Maury Regional Hospital.

Mrs. Cole was a native of Athens, Ala. She grew up in Lewisburg and graduated from Marshall County High School. With her late husband she owned and operated Columbia Business College for over 35 years. More than 500 Marshall County students graduated from that school. Mrs. Cole worked for Farmers Home Loan, volunteered at Maury Regional Hospital for 24 years, and was a member of Riverside United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Commoder and Rosalee Peacher Rogers; and husband, Joe A. Cole.

She is survived by her brother, C. P. "Buddy" (Betty) Rogers of Columbia; and sister, Betty (George) Whitehorn of Hixon; and many nephews and nieces.

Graveside services were conducted Tuesday, May 27, at Polk Memorial Gardens, with Reverend Gary Wedgwood officiating.

Memorials may be made to Paws of Maury County or the charity of your choice.