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Jennie Alice Arrowood Roper
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Birth: Jan. 31, 1934
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA
Death: Oct. 18, 2004
North Carolina, USA





Jennie Alice Roper


Mrs. Jennie Alice Roper, 70 of Glenwood passed away unexpectedly Monday, October 18, 2004.

Born January 31, 1934, in McDowell County, she was a daughter of the late John Levi Arrowood and Gettie Dixon Arrowood.

In addition to her parents, Mrs. Roper was also preceded in death by her husband John Lee Roper.

She was a member of the Macedonia Baptist Church. She was a devoted mother, grandmother, mother-in-law and friend.

She leaves behind to cherish her memory her children, Raymond Roper & wife Joyce, Colen Roper & wife Diane, Wanda Plemmons & husband Van, Brenda Williams & husband Archie, Linda Stevens & husband Seth, Diane Moore & husband Richard, Johnny Roper & wife Diana, Penny Coward & husband Marty, Sabrina Styles & husband Johnny, Jerry Roper & wife Mary and Kelly Roper & wife Nikki; also surviving are 33 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren, brothers, Jack Arrowood and Walter Arrowood, sisters, Sylvia Medford, Ela Mae Clark & Ethel Conner, and a number of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services for Mrs. Roper will be held 11 AM Friday, October 22, 2004 at Macedonia Baptist Church with the Reverends Darren Hamby, Doug McPeters and Rodney Franklin officiating.

Interment will follow at the Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery.

The family will receive friends 7PM-9PM Thursday, October 21, 2004 at Kirksey Funeral Home, Marion. In addition to floral tributes memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Lee Arrowood (1872 - 1940)
  Gettie Dixon Arrowood (1892 - 1988)
 
 Spouse:
  John Lee Roper (1920 - 1995)*
 
 Siblings:
  Infant Arrowood**
  Infant Arrowood**
  Charlie Arrowood (1893 - 1894)**
  Alice Jane Arrowood (1895 - 1896)**
  Stanley Freeman Arrowood (1905 - 1971)**
  Ella Mae Arrowood Clark (1919 - 2009)*
  Ethel Arrowood Conner (1921 - 2006)*
  Jack Arrowood (1925 - 2006)*
  Walter Allen Arrowood (1929 - 2009)*
  Jennie Alice Arrowood Roper (1934 - 2004)
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Macedonia Baptist Church Cemetery
McDowell County
North Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Autumn
Record added: Mar 10, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 18337204
Jennie Alice <i>Arrowood</i> Roper
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Jennie Alice <i>Arrowood</i> Roper
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Jennie Alice <i>Arrowood</i> Roper
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Mom, I miss you still
- Wanda Plemmons
 Added: Nov. 7, 2013

- Autumn
 Added: Jun. 9, 2008
Flowers for Mom~
- Mary Lou Who
 Added: May. 23, 2007
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