Windsor, Roy James

Saturday, February 2, 2013

Roy James Windsor, 88 of Rossville, Georgia, died on Saturday, February 2, 2013 at his residence.  

He was the son of the late Jerry and Effie Mae Hardeman Windsor. Roy was of the Baptist faith. He was a World War II veteran, serving in the U.S. Navy. Roy worked for American Lava, 3M and GE for 35 years, retiring from GE, and enjoyed gardening and going to flea markets.  

He was a loving husband, father, grandfather, great-grandfather, brother and uncle.  

Roy was preceded in death by his brother and four sisters.

Survivors include his loving and devoted wife of 67 years, Bertia Smith Windsor; son, Larry (Carolyn) Windsor; Sandra (Ardie) Moore; all of Rossville; grandchildren, Eric (Kim) Moore, Aimee Stone, Shawn (Tina) Moore, all of Rossville and Lori (Kevin) Purple, Ringgold; great-grandchildren, Jake, Dylan, Hailee, Nicholas, Ethan, Caroline and Kalyb; several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. on Monday, Feb. 4, in the funeral home chapel with Reverend Joel Germany officiating. Interment will follow in Tennessee-Georgia Memorial park with Eric Moore, Shawn Moore, Jake Stone, Dylan Welborn, Kevin Purple and Jason Sammons serving as pallbearers.

Visit www.heritagefh.com to share words of comfort to the family and to view the memorial tribute.

The family will receive friends from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 3, at Heritage Funeral Home, Battlefield Parkway.


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