Roger Mickens

Passed 06/18/2022

Obituary For Roger Mickens

Roger Terrice Mickens was born on August 11, 1967 in Quitman, Georgia to the late Alma G. Mickens and Preston Mickens both of Quitman, GA.

He attended Brooks County High School where he later graduated and enlisted in the United States Navy. He later married the love of his life, Detrich Cason Mickens and helped raised five children; Christopher, Octavius, Ieshia, Sandricka, and Kameshia. He had 17 grandchildren who he also loved dearly. Roger Terrice Mickens leaves to cherish his precious memories, his Loving Wife, Detrich Cason; Children, Christopher, Octavius, Ieshia, Sandricka, and Kameshia; Father, Preston Mickens; 6 Sisters, Jacqueline Powell of Quitman, GA, Brenda Berrien (Thomas) of Douglas, GA, Francis Phillips (Derrick), Willie Mae Butler, Suezette Silas (Timothy) all of Quitman, GA; 3 Brothers: John Mickens (Marsha), of Baxley, GA, Christopher Mickens, Jeremiah Mickens, Micheal McIntosh all of Quitman, GA; 2 Sisters- in-Law, Carla Axson and Andrea Cason; 2 Brothers-in- Law, Willie Fred (Arline) and Darion Hatten; 5 Aunts and 2 Great Aunts; He also has 2 Special Nieces, Tammy (Shake) and Danielle and one Special Nephew Joseph (Crum); A special granddaughter Star; A special Goddaughter Amaree; 4 Special Friends; Jimmy Bartee. Kenny Mapp, Ken Miles and Willie Terry; A host of other relatives and friends.

Celebration of Life Service for Mr. Roger T. Mickens will be held Saturday, June 25, 2022 at 3:00 PM at Shumate Street Church of Christ, Quitman, Georgia; Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery with Military Honors.

Public Viewing: Friday, June 24, 2022 from 1:00-6:00 PM in the BTW Funeral Services Chapel.

Wake Service: Friday, June 24, 2022 from 1:00-2:00 PM in the BTW Funeral Service Chapel.

Professional Services entrusted to Blankumsee, Thomas & Wright Funeral Services of Quitman, Georgia.

Guest Book

Rest in peace little brother. TO THE FAMILY, FRIENDS an CO-WORKERS: Walk in the Shadow of The Almighty: There you will find Comfort, Peace, Strength, Hope,and Love.

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God loves you and so do I. God is in control. He has you. Find strength in knowing you did what God called you to do.

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Roger was a great friend that's always been himself since I met him in 2017. I really enjoyed the laughter and fun we had working together. To the family, I know your hearts are broken, but look to the hills; God will guide you all through. My heart and prayers are with you all.

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R.I.P. Roger you will truly be missed.

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Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.

- BTW Funeral Services | Quitman, GA