Larry E. Roach

Passed 12/16/2022


Obituary For Larry E. Roach

Larry E. Roach, age 74, of Athens, GA passed December 16, 2022.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM, Thursday, December 22, 2022 at New Grove Baptist Church with interment in East Lawn Memorial Cemetery.

Public viewing, Wednesday 1-6 PM, at the funeral home.

Survivors include: his loving and devoted wife, Shirley Finch Roach; two sons, Jerome and Timothy Roach both of Athens, GA; four sisters, Carrie M. Fox and Earnestine Walker both of Athens, GA, Shirley R. Walker of Ellenwood, Georgia and Barbara E. McLaurin of College Park, Georgia; two brothers, Robert L. Roach and Kenneth D. Roach both of Athens, Georgia; two grandchildren, Mantavius Roach and Tatum Elijah Z. Roach and three step grandchildren, Demario Laguins, Rondie Marquis Laguins and Nicole Durham; two aunts, June Bass of Chicago, IL and Helen Terrell of Atlanta, GA; five sisters in law, Hazel Watkins Roach, Bessie L. Finch, Fannie Finch, Barbara Finch and Rosa (John) Eberhart of all Athens, GA; two brothers in law, Jessie Finch of Athens, GA and John Finch of Queens, NY; and a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.

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  • 12/22/2022

    Thanks Mr.Roach for your kindness over the years. i fondly remember you picking up us kids, & gave us a ride to the JJ Center on Wrestling Nite. Godspeed to the Roach Family.

  • 12/21/2022

    My condolences to the Roach Family. May God wrap his arms around each of you during this time. Evelyn D. Gary-Hunter

  • 12/21/2022

    Praying for my family in this time of grief. May God be with you and comfort you! Love you all, April Jewell

  • 12/20/2022

    Remembering Larry in high school, Burney Harris High School.

  • 12/20/2022

    Family, Uncle Larry will be missed. We were always greeted with a smile I'll never forget. RIH Uncle Larry. Tonya Roach-Wade

  • 12/19/2022

    Our staff will continue to keep your family in our prayers. We thank you for allowing us to serve your family.

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