Originally created 05/16/03

Mr. Roger Flakes (DEARING, Ga.)



DEARING, Ga. - Mr. Roger "Ray" Flakes, 76, entered into rest Wednesday, May 14, 2003 at St. Joseph Hospital in Augusta. Mr. Flakes was a retired truck driver. He was Baptist by Faith and lived for 20 years in Prattville, Ala. He is preceded in death by his parents Estel Flakes and Ruth Flakes McClain , also a sister Becky Purvis and a brother Jake McClain. Survivors include two sons Roger F. Flakes, Johnny A. Flakes both of Prattville, Ala.; two daughters Sybil Brown, Dearing; Darlene Godwin, Ark.; two sisters Ellen Tapley, Alexander; Annie Ruth Mack, Mo.; three brothers W. Z. McClain, Alexander; Howard McClain, Waynesboro; Charles Elton Flakes, Springfield; a stepson Larry Chavous, 15 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 17, 2003 at 1 p.m. at the chapel with Rev. Tony Key and Rev. Jerry Rockefeller officiating. Interment will follow at the Bethelem Baptist Cemetery in Girard. The family will receive friends Tonight, May 16, 2003 from 7 to 9 p.m., at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Danny Flakes, Allen Smith, Frank Flakes, David Tapley, Randy Tapley and Pete McClain. Please visit us on the web at www.deloach-kennedy.com DeLoach-Kennedy Funeral Home, Inc.-Waynesboro. Sign the guestbook at AugustaChronicle.com

The Augusta Chronicle May 16, 2003