Vernon L. Roe, 71, passed away Oct. 30, 2011 in Florida. Sonny graduated from Central High School in Caraway, Class of 1960. He retired after 40 years with American Greeting.
He was preceded in death by his father, Anis Vernon Roe, and mother, Ruth Elizabeth Peterson Roe. He will be dearly missed by family and friends.
He is survived by his wife, Brenda Combs Roe; two stepsons, William and Greg Killingsworth of Florida; three sisters, MaryAnn Dennis (Bud) of Cherokee Village, Melba Jean Wren (W.A.) of Bassett and Bonnie Sue Henard of Caraway; a brother, Roy Thomas Roe and Margie Watson of Searcy; numerous nieces, nephews and cousins.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 16, at the Caraway First Baptist Church with Rev. Rick Stevens officiating.
Local arrangements were entrusted to Gregg Funeral Home of Caraway.