Obituaries

Edward Roark -

Edward Roark, age 88, of Mountain City, Tennessee, passed away at the Johnson City Medical Center on Wednesday, October 3, 2012. He was born on May 14, 1924 to the late Samuel and Naomi Roark. In addition to his parents, Edward was preceded in death by siblings: Blanche, Burt, Howard, Wayne, and Dae.

Edward is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Lisa and Karl Chappell; sons: Michael Roark and friend Tammy Icenhour, Quincy Roark and Howard Williams; brother, Ray Roark; sisters: Faye Roark and Mae Roark; grandchildren: Samantha Jones, Jonathan Jones, Jeffery Roark, Allison Roark, Cheryl Leonard, Misty Williams, Jamie Williams and Daniel Williams; great grandchild: Braxton Eli Lee Jones; very special friend, Judy Cornett; several nieces and nephews and many, many dear friends and neighbors.

The family received friends from 11-12:00 on Monday, October 8, 2012 from Godís Country Church with the funeral service to follow at 12:00 p.m .with Pastor Ron Manuel officiating. Music was provided by Ron and Gary Manuel.

Graveside service and interment with Military Honors followed from the Hampton-Arnold-Roark Cemetery and will be conducted by the Johnson County Honor Guard.

Condolences may be sent to the family through our website at www.mountaincityfh.com.

The family of Edward Roark has entrusted his service to Mountain City Funeral Home, 224 S. Church Street, Mountain City, Tennessee 37683.