Roy T. Marshall Obituary

Published: Thursday, February 28, 2013 at 10:08 AM.

Roy T. Marshall

Mr. Roy T. Marshall, age 76, of Wewahitchka (Howard Creek Community) passed away Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at his home. Roy was born on September 13, 1936 in Clarksville, FL and had lived in the Howard Creek Community since 1986, coming from Highland View. He was a retired United States Navy Veteran with 23 years of service, serving in the Korean and Vietnam Conflicts. After his retirement from the Navy, Roy worked for the City of Port St. Joe and also worked as a Stevedore. He was a member of Highland View Baptist Church.

Roy was preceded in death by his wife, Ima Jo Marshall, and a daughter, Sherry Ann Butler.

Survivors include two daughters, Terry Royal and her husband James of Highland View, FL and Cindy Rich and her husband Larry of Port St. Joe, FL; one sister, Thelma Brown of Dothan, AL; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. ET Sunday, February 24, 2013 at Highland View Baptist Church in Highland View with Reverend Josh Fidler officiating. Interment followed in Holly Hill Cemetery in Port St. Joe. The family received friends from 1-2 p.m. ET prior to the service.

All arrangement under the direction of Marlon Peavy at Peavy Funeral Home in Blountstown, FL.

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