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Obituary: Walter Lee (Blue) Roach, 87, Burkesville, KY

He was a member of the Poplar Grove Church of Christ

Walter Lee (Blue) Roach, 87, of Burkesville, KY, passed away Saturday, October 2, 2010, at Cumberland Valley Manor in Burkesville, KY.

Funeral Service at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St. Burkesville, KY, at 11:30amCT, on Tuesday, October 5, 2010, with Bro. Gary Cash officiating. Burial will be in the Scott Cemetery. Friends are invited to call Monday, October 4, 2010, after 5pmCT, at the funeral home.

Walter Lee (Blue) Roach, Cumberland Co., KY (1923-2010)

WalterLee (Blue) Roach was born in Burkesville, Cumberland Co., KY, on Saturday, March 24, 1923. He was a son of the late Mattie (Vaughn) Dulworth Roach and Leo Roach. He died in Burkesville, Cumberland Co., KY, on Saturday, October 2, 2010, at the age of 87 years, 6 months, and 8 days. He was a member of Poplar Grove Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by three sons, Billy R. Roach, Jack F. Roach, Walter L. Roach, Jr.

Survivors Include the following:
  • Three daughters: Rachel, and her husband Mark Richardson, of Indianapolis, IN; Carolyn Cook, of Indianapolis, IN; and Gail Mullins, of Livingston, TN

  • Two sons: Bobby L. Roach, of Indianapolis, IN; and Joey M. Roach, of Burkesville, KY

  • Nine grandchildren

  • Eleven great grandchildren
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main St. Burkesville, KY, in charge of arrangements.

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