Obituary for Delorse Fay Roe
Delorse Fay McCarty Roe of West Liberty, KY, passed away Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at the West Liberty Nursing & Rehab Center, at the age of 86 years, 5 months, & 10 days. She was born Sunday, November 30, 1930 at Adele, KY, daughter of the late Algin & Mary Prater McCarty.
Fay was united in marriage to Thomas J. Roe. She was a homemaker, devoting her life to care for her family and her home. She was a Christian and a member of the First Baptist Church of West Liberty. She will be remembered as an excellent cook and a loving and caring mother who worked hard to care for her children.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Algin & Mary McCarty; her husband, Thomas J. Roe; four brothers, Bill McCarty, Jim McCarty, Ernest McCarty, & Ernie McCarty; and five sisters, Eva Lund, Nova Lykins, Nokie Lykins, Nora Holliday, and Flora Mae McCarty.
Fay is survived by her six children, Deon & Gerald Barrett of Jeffersonville, KY, Celia & Larry Day of West Liberty, KY, Ronnie & Treva Roe of Jeffersonville, KY, Sandra & Timothy Back of Versailles, KY, Richard & Julie Roe of Jackson, KY, and Beverly Newsome of West Liberty, KY; nine grandchildren, Timothy Stacy, Mark Barrett, Monica Snowden, Stephanie Corey, RoeShelle Back, Janelle Back, Nate Newsome, Isabella Roe, and Carter Roe; five great grandchildren, Ashton Brown, Harley Snowden, Anna Snowden, Joshua Corey, and Ryland Welch; two great-great grandchildren, Maci Brown & Madisyn Brown; one sister, Lara Hammonds of Camargo, KY; and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral service 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Potter Funeral Home, with Bro. John Ramsey & Bro. Jeffery Ryder officiating. Burial to follow in the South Fork Cemetery, Malone, KY. Visitation from 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m., Saturday, May 13, 2017.
Pallbearers: Josh Corey, Nate Newsome, Stephen Steele, Brian Evans, Darrell Holliday, Matthew Cundiff, Jed Cundiff, & Timothy Stacy.
Honorary Pallbearers: Carter Roe, Ryland Welch, Harley Snowden, Mark Barrett, and Shane Hammonds.