Gastonia- Jack Roper, 82 of 2017 Willimax Avenue, Gastonia went home to be with the Lord April 21, 2010.
He was a native of Buncombe County, NC, born November 7, 1927 to the late Eva Roper.
Jack attended North Gaston Church of God, he was retired from Rex Mill, past owner and operator of Jack's Pack-N- Go and Jack & Judy's Florist for many years.
He was preceded in death by his mother, his wife of 20 yrs., Judy Ann Payne Roper.
Survivors include his daughters: Barbara Roper, Juanita McDonald and husband Michael, Jackie Hagans and husband Ricky all of Gastonia Grandchildren: Chad Roper, Lori Dominico, Alison Johnson, Tabatha Denton, Joshua Hagans; Great Grandchildren: Travis, Michael, Savannah, Kaitlyn and Carmine; Brothers: Norman, Willard and Jessie Justice; Sisters: Louvene Wyatt, Doris Broome, Truly Williams and Patricia Justice Step-Children: Kelly Nguyen and husband Binh, Karen Vaughn and husband Timothy and Kimberly Nguyen and husband Luu Step-grandchildren: Victoria, Lily, Joshua, Cory, Taylor, Mariah, Miranda, Vance and Eli Mother of his children: Mozelle Roper of Franklin, NC
Funeral services will be 2:00 pm Saturday, April 24, 2010 at Withers & Whisenant Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Andy Nicholson and Rev. Ron Duncan officiating.
Interment will follow at Gaston Memorial Park Family will receive friends 1 hr prior to the service
Memorials may be made to Gaston Hospice, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054
Withers and Whisenant Funeral Home, 2916 Union Rd Gastonia, 704-864-5144 is serving the Roper Family.
Preferred Charities and Donations Memorials may be made to Gaston Hospice, P.O. Box 3984, Gastonia, NC 28054