Jerry L. Roach, 48, of Poughkeepsie, Ark., died Sept. 23, 2008, at White River Medical Center in Batesville. He was born Sept. 18, 1960, at St. Charles, Ill., to R.V. and Opal Mae (Carter) Roach.
He was a U.S. Air Force Veteran and self-employed truck driver and mechanic.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Opal Mae Roach.
Survivors include: his father, R.V. Roach of Evening Shade; one daughter, Debra Roach of Lepanto; four brothers, James Roach of Portia, Randy Roach of Viola, Ricky Roach of Springfield, Ill., and Tony Roach of Viola; two sisters, Joyce Roach of Florence, Ariz., and Shirley Carpenter of Poughkeepsie; two grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends.
Graveside services were held Sept. 26 at Powell's Chapel Cemetery located at Poughkeepsie. Arrangements by Quall's Funeral Home of Cave City.