Roger Blake Jennings, 65, of Galax, died Monday, Oct. 28, 2013, in the VA Medical Center in Salem.
He was born on March 28, 1948, in Galax, to Howard and Ruth Russell Jennings.
Survivors include his mother, Ruth Jennings of Galax; his sons and daughter-in-law, Trevor and Monna Jennings of Roanoke and Cody Jennings of Conakry, Guinea (Northern Africa); brother and sister-in-law, Tony and Lisa Jennings of Hillsville; two nieces; and one nephew.
A funeral will be held Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at 1 p.m. in the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Lee Houston officiating. Burial will follow in the Gladeville Cemetery with military rites by Grayson VFW Post 7726. The family will receive friends Monday from noon until time for the funeral service at the Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Grayson VFW Post 7726.
A guestbook is available online at www.vaughanguynn.com.
Vaughan-Guynn Funeral Home is serving the family.
Published in Galax Gazette from Nov. 1 to Nov. 3, 2013