Originally created 07/31/98

Mr. Joseph Roop



AIKEN -- Mr. Joseph Willard Roop, 80, of 630 Landing Drive, died Monday, July 27, 1998, at his residence.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. today at George Funeral Home, Park Avenue, with the Rev. David Laird officiating. Burial will be in Greenville Memorial Gardens, Greenville.

Mr. Roop, a native of Park, Va., had retired as a supervisor from Conversion and Survey Gas Co. He was a Lutheran.

Survivors include his wife, Constance Lourena Hurley Roop; five sons, Willard Lee Roop, Calabash, N.C., James Thomas Roop, Warrenton, Va., Joseph Kenneth Roop, Glade Springs, Va., and Charles David Roop and Donald Gene Roop, both of Las Vegas; two daughters, Janet Lourena Keeney, Arlington, Va., and Deborah Clee LaRowe, Aiken; and 10 grandchildren and a great-grandchild.

The family will receive friends from 3 to 4 p.m. today at the funeral home.