The Richmond Register

September 12, 2013

Joe Curtis Roop, 80

Lakes Funeral Home

RICHMOND — Joe Curtis Roop, 80, departed this life Wednesday, September 11, 2013, at the VA Medical Center in Lexington.

He was born in Bell County, Kentucky, on Feb. 22, 1933, to Charlie and Mamie Roop.

In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by his brother, C.S. Roop of Barbourville, and half-sister Myrtle Cates of Berea.

He is survived by: his children, Joe Ann (Keith) Carpenter, Garry (Donna) Roop, Sandra Faye (Clarence) Barrett, Vickie (Anthany Durham) Grant; and mother of his children, Delina Roop. He also leaves behind: four grandchildren, Angie (Shawn) Durham, Jared Carpenter, Jeremy (Melissa) Grant, Diane (Bural) Culton, four step-grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, September 16, 2013, at Lakes Funeral Home with Rev. Kenny Davis officiating. Burial will follow in Madison County Memorial Gardens. 

Visitation will be Monday, beginning at 11 a.m. until time of service.

Pallbearers will be Garry Roop, Jared Carpenter, Jeremy Grant, Keith Carpenter, Clarence Barrett and Jason Barrett. Honorary bearers will be Anthany Durham, Scott Colbenson, John Willis, Shawn Durham and Bural Culton.

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