Kenneth Richard Roper, age 68, of Gainesville, GA passed away Monday, February 26, 2018.
He was a lifelong resident of Hall County, and shop supervisor for Hall Equipment Company. He served his country in the United States Army from 1969 until 1972.
Kenneth was the son of the late Richard and Nellie Faye Roper, and was also preceded in death by his granddaughter, Amanda; and brothers, Danny and Johnny.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Diane Roper; children, Shannon Anderson, Tina Banning, and Jesse Allen; grandchildren, Amber, Heather, April, and Julie; and siblings, Lanny, Frankie, Buddy, Freddie, Thelma, and Velma. 11 great grandchildren and a number of other relatives and friends also survive.
Funeral services are scheduled for 1:00 PM Friday, March 2, 2018 at Hillside Chapel Funeral Home in Gainesville, GA.
Pastor Fabien Parker will officiate.
The family will receive friends at Hillside Chapel Funeral Home from 4 PM until 8 PM on Thursday, March 1, 2018.
Online condolences may be made at www.hillsidechapelfuneralhome.com
Hillside Chapel Funeral Home & Cremation Services 1190 McEver Rd. Gainesville, GA is in charge of arrangements.