March 22, 2013

Roger L. Roach

Roger L. Roach, 59, of Rocky Face, passed away Friday, March 22, 2013, at his residence.

He was preceded in death by his father, Walter L. Roach, and grandparents, Harvey and Lorie Barden, and Dan and Naomi Roach.

He is survived by his daughter, Candy Roach of Cartersville; stepdaughter, Amanda Hartley of Dalton; stepson, Shane Curtis of Tunnel Hill; mother, Wilma Barden Phillips of Dalton; brother, Harvey Roach of Rocky Face; nine grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service to honor the life of Mr. Roach will be Tuesday at 3 p.m. at the Westside Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with the Rev. Shane Curtis officiating.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home Tuesday from noon to 3 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Patriot Guard Riders, c/o Pam Blalock, 1064 Youngs Mill Road, Kingston, GA 30145.

Messages of comfort may be sent to the family at

Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Westside Chapel, Rocky Face, is in charge of local arrangements. For more information, please call (706) 272-9777.

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