Charles D. “Dave” Roe, HMC(Ret) went to be with our Heavenly Father on January 16, 2020. He was born on Dec 4, 1931 in Springfield, MO. He spent 22 years in the United States Navy, 16 of which was spent as a Fleet Marine Corpsman with the United States Marine Corps. He served his Country in both Korea and Vietnam.
He is preceded in death by his beloved wife of 60 years Johnola “Johnnie” Roe, his mother and father James & Marie Roe, his brothers Bill and John, his sisters Ruth and Shirley. Special friends Joann and Harold LeBlanc.
He is survived by his 8 children: Linda McCoy (Jim), Charles D. Roe II, Danny Roe (Sandy), Jim Roe (Kelley), Judy LaPrade, Susan Steele (Dwayne), Jessica Callagan (Mark), Melissa Fraley (Jason). Also his 13 grandchildren: Judith Roe, Danny Roe, Jimmy Holtz (Anna), Brandon Holtz, Joshua McCoy, Linda Clippard (Matthew), Tommy Howard (Cathy), Katie Robertson (Shaun), Elizabeth Price (Danny), Kaylynn Wilhelm, Cheyenne Fraley, Logan Callagan, Lyde Callagan and 11 great grandchildren. Sisters Christine Tooley (Bill), Eunice Bryan (Jim), and Judy Roe. Special friends Maureen Whittle, Irene Sigmon, Violet Reynolds, and Sandy White.
Should you wish to make a donation in lieu of flowers, please give the St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital.
His memorial will be held on January 26, at 3pm at Lynch Conner-Bowman Funeral Home with his family receiving friends one hour prior to service beginning at 2pm.
Arrangement by Lynch Conner-Bowman Funeral Home, 140 Floyd Avenue, Rocky Mount, Va.