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George Franklin Roy, Sr.
1928 - 2015

George Franklin Roy Sr., 86, died Thursday, March 19.

Services were held Tuesday at Highland Cemetery.

George was born Aug. 1, 1928, to Isaac Henry and Mary Virginia (Satterfield) Roy in Amarillo. He was raised in Hugo, OK. He married Addie Loyce (Holland) on June 1, 1952 in Mineral Wells. He worked as a grocer 60 years and retired from B & R Thriftway (now Lowes Supermarket) in 2003. He was a member of the Church of Christ.

He was preceded in death by his spouse, Loyce Roy; his parents; three sisters, Lorine (Roy) Shipman, Virginia (Roy) Hazelton and Sarah (Roy) Morris; and one brother, Fred Roy.

Survivors include five sons, George Franklin Jr., Claud, Gary, John, and Deryl; three sisters, Corinne (Roy) McFadden, Louise (Roy) Sundell, and Doris (Roy) Stockard; two grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two great-great grandchildren.

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