Mike Roach

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

ANNA, Ill. — Mike Roach, 60, of Anna died Friday, Nov. 14, 2008.

He was born Oct. 19, 1948, in Anna, son of Roy and Mary Coats Roach. He and Patricia Timms were married June 19, 1970, in Jonesboro, Ill.

Roach served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War.

He worked most of his life as a laborer in construction.

Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Tammy Lence of Lick Creek, Ill., Michelle Roach of Jonesboro; two sons, Michael and Kyle Roach of Anna; two brothers, Jack Roach of Anna, Kenny Roach of Jonesboro; two sisters, Mary Lou Bridges of Cape Girardeau, Gerry Forrest of Pennsylvania; and four grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. today at Rendleman and Hileman Funeral Home in Jonesboro.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Robert Goins officiating. Burial will be in Anna Cemetery.