Doloris Bernice Roach(1942 - 2014)

DENISON - Doloris Bernice Roach, age 71, went home to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, on Sunday, April 20, 2014 at Texoma Medical Center in Denison, Texas.

Doloris Bernice McConnell was born August 13, 1942 in Murfreesboro, Tennessee; the adopted daughter of John W. and Mary (Whitehurst) McConnell. Doloris married Carl Douglas Roach on February 9, 1985 in Springfield, Tenn. Doloris and her husband lived in Tennessee until 2012 when they relocated to Denison, Texas to be closer to family. She worked at multiple tire businesses as a credit manager for many years until her retirement.

Mrs. Roach is survived by her loving family, husband, Carl Douglas Roach, daughter, Jackie Ashworth and husband, Barry, son, John W. Bursack, six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.

Graveside services for Mrs. Roach will be held at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, April 23, 2014 at Old Alton Cemetery in Denton, Texas with Rev. Sammy Stephenson officiating. Family visitation will be held from 11:30 – 12:30 Wednesday before the departure to the cemetery.

Condolences may be registered online at

Services are under the direction of Fisher Funeral Home. 604 W. Main St. Denison, TX 75020.

Funeral Home

Fisher Funeral Home - Denison
604 W. Main  Denison, TX 75020

Published in The Herald Democrat from Apr. 22 to Apr. 23, 2014