Edward H. Roach

Wednesday, October 2, 2013

MARKED TREE -- Edward H. Roach passed away September 29, 2013 at the VA Hospital in Memphis at the age of 50. Mr. Roach was a US Army Veteran of 22 years. He served in Iraq. He was a farmer and a member of the Red Oak Baptist Church in Marked Tree. Mr. Roach was born to Willie and Mary Roach in Mississippi. He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister Donna Manness; and two brothers Larry Roach and David Roach. He is survived by daughters Samantha M. Roach and Savannah L. Roach both of Marked Tree; four sons, Edward J. Roach, James D. Roach, Patrick N. Roach and Dakota L. Roach all of Marked Tree; four sisters Mary Lee Sheppard and Donna Brewer both of Lepanto, Linda Lollar of Mississippi and Phillis Bowls of Paragould; two brothers J.R. Roach of Illinois and Jimmy Roach of Lepanto; and one grandchild. Visitation will be Friday, October 4, 10:00 -- 11:00 a.m. at the Red Oak Baptist Church in Marked Tree. Funeral Services will be Friday, October 4 at 11 a.m. at the Red Oak Baptist Church in Marked Tree with Bro. W. D. Gann officiating followed by burial in the Birdeye VA Cemetery in Birdeye. Wilson Funeral Home in Tyronza was in charge of arrangements.