PATRICK EDWARD ROPER
1932 MS – 2007 MS
Jackson, Hinds Co., MS—Tuesday, 11 May 2010
Patrick Edward Roper, 79, passed away Sunday,
May 9, 2010, at Central Mississippi Medical Center.
Visitation will be 1pm-3pm today at Stringer Family
Funeral Home in Hazlehurst. Graveside services will be 3pm today at Hazlehurst
Cemetery. Stringer Family Funeral Home in Hazlehurst is handling arrangements.
Mr. Roper was a graduate of Hazlehurst High
School. He attended Mississippi College, Ole Miss, and graduated from Tulane.
He was a Navy veteran of the Korean Conflict. He loved his family, God and
Country. He was an avid gardener of Daylilies and Iris. He was the family historian
and loved genealogy.
He was preceded in death by brother, Charles
Roper; and sisters-in-law, Mable Roper, Mildred Roper and JoAnne Roper.
He is survived by wife, Patricia Roper;
daughter, Laurie Elizabeth Roper of Jackson; brother, W. A. Roper of Jackson,
Robert Blair Roper of Dunkinville, TX, and Warren L. Roper of Jackson; and
sister, Marilyn Driskell of Brookhaven.
NOTES: SSDI records show that Patrick E. Roper (SS# issued in MS)
was born 4 June 1930, last residence Jackson, Hinds Co., MS.
Patrick contributed much genealogical
information to AAFA.
For more information about this family, see
AAFA’s published genealogy, Lodwick Alford (ca1710–1800)
Genealogy, Three Generations and the genealogy of Lodwick’s son, Jacob Alford
His Alford lineage, from his mother: Marie Lynn 1895
MS2, William Blair 1871 MS3, William Warren 1845 MS4,
Julius Caesar 1808 NC5, James 1764 NC6, Jacob 1738 VA7,
Lodwick 1710 VA8, James 1687 VA9, John 1645 VA10.