On May 7, 1943 a handsome baby boy was born to Mr. Roosevelt Bogany Sr. and Mrs. Gladys Jones Carter in Goodrich, Texas. They named him Roosevelt Jr.
Roosevelt grew up in Goodrich, Texas and attended public schools in Livingston, Texas.
He accepted Christ at a very early age and united with the Guiding Star Church of God In Christ where in served for many years. In 2011 he accepted his calling into the ministery. February 13, 2011 he was ordained as Pastor of the Guiding Star Church of God In Christ where he served until his demise. He loved the Lord and he loved the people, and his church family.
Pastor Bogany was employed with the Texas Highway Department for many years until he retired.
On September 2, 1966 he married the love of his life Mrs. Shirley Walker Bogany. To this union three children were born. He was preceded in death by both parents; and Sisters: Alma Bigham; Willie Mae Mays; and Naomi Broussard.
Pastor Bogany leaves to cherish his memories: A loving and devoted wife of 51 years: Mrs. Shirley Bogany of Goodrich, TX; Son: Alton Bogany of Goodrich, TX; Daughters: Sharon Bogany of Goodrich, TX; Cal McQueen (Steve) of Livingston, TX; Grandchildren: Brandon Bogany of Livingston, TX; Courtney Jones (Brittany) of Livingston, TX; Steve McQueen Jr. (Tanisha) of Dallas, TX; Tavarous McQueen of Livingston, TX; 2 God Grandchildren: Joseph Johnson (Vanessa) of Conroe, TX; Ainastasia Jackson of Houston, TX; 12 Great Grandchildren; 3 Brothers: Charlie Carter (Sharon) of Shepherd, TX; Alton Earl Bogany (Justine) of Houston, TX; Danny Carter of Goodrich, TX; Sisters: Essie Allison; Shirley Bogany; Rosemary Wilson; Belinda Carter all of Houston, TX; Clydie Bogany; Linda Scott; Lynell Harrell; Annie Mae McCloud all of Livingston, TX; Joynell Bogany (Theotis) of Goodrich, TX; Sister-In-Laws: Mary McGowen (James) of Swartout, TX; Erma Wyatt (Rufus) of Goodrich, TX; Hazel Walker of Goodrich, TX; Brother-In-Laws: Calvin Walker of Goodrich, TX; James Walker (Mary Helen) of Goodrich, TX; The Guiding Star Church of God In Christ Church family; A host of Uncles, Aunts, Nieces, Nephews, Cousins, other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers: Kerry Wyatt; Keith Wyatt; Otis Wyatt; Quincy Wyatt; Tracy Walker; Kodi Wyatt; Clifford Dirden; Kendrick Bogany.
Honorary Pallbearers: Alton Bogany; Danny Carter; Steve McQueen Sr.; Alton Earl Bogany; Charlie C. Carter; Calvin Walker; James Walker.