Daniel D. Rogerson Sr., 97, of Florence, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018, at McLeod Hospice House.

He was born in Andrews, a son of the late Lester Porter Rogerson and John Edward Rogerson Sr.

He was predeceased by his wife of 72 years, Virginia Cummings Rogerson; a son, Daniel D. Rogerson Jr.; two grandsons, Daniel D. "Dano" Rogerson III and Neil McQueen Rogerson; a brother, John Edward Rogerson Jr.; and two sisters, Claire Doby and Carolyn Rogerson.

He was a member of our country's greatest generation, having served as a Marine during World War II. Mr. Rogerson was a dental technician for more than 50 years, having been affiliated with Sexton-Shealy Dental Clinic in his earlier career and various other dental clinics throughout the state. He was a member of All Saints Episcopal Church.

He is survived by a son, Wesley Jonathan Rogerson Sr. of Florence; two daughters, Jeannine Rogerson Clemens of Charleston and Carolyn Rogerson Holcombe of Florence; three grandchildren, David Hugh Lyon, Ginny (Chris) Inabinet and Wesley Jonathan Rogerson Jr.; and three great-grandsons, Cal, Tanner and Hampton Inabinet.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Saturday at All Saints Episcopal Church led by Father Jason Hamshaw and Father Dick Archer.

Graveside services directed by Cain Calcutt-Stephens Funeral Home will be held at 2 p.m. on Tuesday at the Florence National Cemetery.

The family would like to thank the staff of the Heritage Home and McLeod Hospice House for their care given to their dad.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to McLeod Hospice House, 1203 E. Cheves St., Florence, SC 29506.

Please sign the online guest registry at www.cainfuneralhome.com.