Franklin Edward Roper, 77, of Rocky Face, Ga., died Wednesday, May 2, 2012 at his residence.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Jane Roper; sisters, Edith Frady and Margaret Gentry; and parents, Pete & Lucille Roper.
Survivors include 3 sons & daughters-in-law, Jeff & Jeana Roper of Rocky Face, Mike & Debbie Roper of Dalton, Terry Roper of Rocky Face; sisters & brothers-in-law, Connie & Kenneth Carnes of Rocky Face and Teresa & Terry Ingle of Ringgold; step-grandson, Cody Long; special friends, Paul & Mary Helen Forshee; and nieces and nephews.
The funeral service will be held Friday May 4, at 2 p.m. at the Westside Chapel of Julian Peeples Funeral Home with Rev. Ellis Chastain and Rev. Mike Johnson officiating.Burial will be in United Memorial Gardens.
The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday, May 3 from 6-9 p.m.
Julian Peeples Funeral Home, Westside Chapel, Rocky Face, Ga. is in charge of funeral arrangements.