Who Was Pastor Tim Rogers Wife and What Happened To Her?

Pastor Tim Rogers’ wife was Shireta Rogers. Born in 1977, she was married to the preacher for 25 years before her demise at the age of 46 in 2023. Her death was sudden as she passed away after a brief illness. 

Although she was married to a famous individual for over two decades, Shireta was not well-known outside her church and community. Nonetheless, she was always a strong pillar of support to her husband, with whom she had seven kids. Here is a look at all to know about her.

Who is Tim Rogers’s Wife?

The wife of Tim Rogers is Shireta Rogers, commonly referred to as Lady Tim Rogers. She was born on November 9, 1977, which made her 46 years old at the time of her passing in 2023.

Shireta was born in Blytheville, Arkansas, United States, to her parents, Anita Weatherspoon and the late Lonzo Weatherspoon Jr. She was raised alongside five siblings, including the late Alfred Weatherspoon III, and Henry Weatherspoon, Antionette “Toni” Weatherspoon Peoples, Patricia Weatherspoon Vaughn, and Robert Lee Weatherspoon.

Of American nationality and African-American ethnicity, she had a very simple and steady early life. She was raised in Blytheville.

Regarding her career path, she worked as a hairstylist and beautician for a long time. This was still her job at the time of her passing in 2023. Shireta worked for Senath South Healthcare Center.

She Was Tim Rogers’ Wife For 25 Years

Tim and Shireta were married for slightly more than 25 years before Shireta died. Information about how and when they met and started dating is unknown, but it is clear, as shared by Shireta on social media, that they became a couple in the 1990s and got married on January 20, 1998.

At the time, Shireta was 21 years old while Rogers was 18. Even though they got married early, the couple remained very close and celebrated their 25th wedding anniversary in January 2023, a few months before the death of Shireta.

Shireta was very supportive of her husband in his career as a preacher and musician and together, they ran The Hope Church in Blytheville, Arkansas.

They Had Seven Kids Together

The marriage between Tim Rogers and Shireta was blessed with seven amazing kids; Traveil Martez Rucker, Timara Breann Rogers, Timya Lajoy Rogers, Tiffany Shakyra Rogers, Tierra Janae Rogers, Timberly Sharee Rogers, and Tioni Shamere Rogers.

The oldest child of the family is Traveil Martez Rucker, but nothing much is known about him. Timara is the second child and first daughter. She was born on November 17, 1997, and is curently 26 years old. This means she was born a couple of months before her parents walked down the aisle.

The second daughter is Timya Lajoy Rogers, who was born on September 22, 2000, which means she is now 23 years old. Looking at her Instagram bio, she describes herself as an upcoming YouTuber.

Next is Tiffany Rogers, who is now 19 years old, as she was born on December 4, 2004. The fourth kid in the family is Tierra Janae Rogers. She was born on July 28, 2008, and is now 15 years old. Timberly Sharee Rogers is the fifth child of Tim Roger and his wife. She was born on January 26, 2011. The last child of the family is Ti’Oni Shamere Rogers, who was born on January 2, 2014. She is 10 years old.

Apart from her children, Shireta also had two grandchildren.

What Happened To Tim Rogers’s Wife

On May 9, 2023, the wife of Tim Rogers passed away rather suddenly. Her death took many by surprise because apart from the fact that she was considerably young, she was full of life only a few weeks before then. Less than two weeks before her sad demise, she took to her Instagram to celebrate the birthday of her husband and the love of her life.

Although she went missing from social media after that, there was nothing more that was heard about her condition until the news broke that she had passed on.

Was Pastor Tim Rogers’s Wife Sick?

Yes, the First Lady, as she was often referred to, suffered a brief ailment before she died. While nothing was given in relation to the cause of her death, she lost her life while she was on admission at the Baptist Health Hospital.

Six days before she died, the band of her husband, Tim Rogers & The Fellas, took to Facebook to call on fans and followers to pray for Shireta. While this was an indication that something might be wrong with her, they did not release any further statements.

Erik Melissa Gardner, who is a digital creator and believed to have access to the family is another individual who called for prayers to be said for Shireta and the Rogers family before the unfortunate event. Needless to say, Gardner did not indicate why the prayer was needed, but only stated; “No explanation needed just pray, pray, pray.”

How Did Tim Rogers’s Wife Die?

The manner in which the wife of Tim Rogers died is one thing that was never revealed by the family. Her cause of death was also never shared with the public. Although tributes were delivered for her on social media by close friends and family members, no one made any mention of how Shireta died.

The announcement of her unfortunate passing was made on the Facebook page of Tim Rogers & The Fellas with a statement thanking all who prayed for Shireta. The statement added that she had transitioned back to God her father, and the family would appreciate the continuous prayers of everyone.

There was no further statement either on the band’s page on Facebook or on Tim’s personal social media handle.

Pastor Tim Rogers’s Wife’s Funeral

The funeral of Shireta Rogers was held on May 20, 2023, a few days after she died. According to the statement on the funeral arrangement, it was made known that visitation was going to be on Friday, May 19. It was scheduled to take place at Prince of Peace Church 501 E. McHaney, Blytheville from 6 to 8 p.m.

A Celebration of life for her was held at Chickasaw Arena, 600 N. 10th Street, Blytheville, a day after, on May 20 at 12 12 p.m. It was also made known that all services in relation to the funeral of Shireta Paulette Rogers were entrusted to Wolfe Brothers Funeral Home & Cremation, under Gary Wolfe.


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