Sim Scott Roark

Sim Scott Roark, 80, of Harrison, died on Sunday, March 26, 2006, in a local hospital.
He attended Friendship Baptist Church, and was a retired member of local IBEW #175.
He was preceded in death by his father and mother, Clay and Era Roark; three brothers, Henry Clay Roark, J.D. Roark and L.J. Roark; and one grandson, Cody Roark.
He is survived by his wife, Nell "Buddy" Johnson Roark; daughters, Sharon (Jim) Lovell and Vicki (Tim) Lee; brother, Duane Roark; sisters, Nita Howard, and Nannie Burns; grandchildren, Troy Lovell and Tami (Andy) Downs; great-grandchildren, Make Lovell, Haven Roark and Luke Downs; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11 a.m. in the Highway 58 chapel of Turner Funeral Home with the Rev. Larry Grisham and the Rev. Herb Conley officiating. Burial will follow in Bald Hill Cemetery with Sammy Roark, Scottie Roark, John Paul Collins, Tommy Johnson, Winfred Cagle and Eddie Bacon serving as pallbearers.
The family will receive friends Wednesday from 4-8 p.m. and Thursday up to the hour of services at the funeral home.
Arrangements are by the Highway 58 Chapel of Turner Funeral Homes Inc., 894-2012. Posted March 28, 2006

Submitted by Phebe Morgan