ROYSTON - Robbie Lucille Wells Roach, 89, died Friday, March 13, 2009, at the Brown Memorial Convalescent Center in Royston.
Born in Franklin County on August 3, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Joe and Mattie Howe Wells. She was a farmer, a homemaker, and a member of the Carnesville Church of God. Mrs. Roach was preceded in death by her husband, Henry James Roach; brother, Grady Dewitt Wells; and sisters, Omie Hickman and Willie Mae Bennett.
Survivors include a son, James R. Roach, Royston; daughter, JoAnn Stowe Allen, Royston; brother, Thomas Wells; South Carolina; sisters, Minnie Neal Moore, Ila, Dora Lee Ayers, Toccoa, and Merle Bridges, Royston; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, March 16, in the chapel of Pruitt Funeral Home with the Revs. Ralph Goss, Johnny Stowe and Gettis Allen officiating. Burial was in the Zidon Baptist Church Cemetery in the Sandy Cross Community.
Pruitt Funeral Home, Royston, was in charge of arrangements.