ELLENBORO- Joseph Melvin Roper, 70, of Ellenboro, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, May 19, 2013, at Cleveland Regional Medical Center.
Joseph was born April 1, 1943, in Burke County, to the late Joseph Howard Roper and Janie Johnson Roper.
Visitation: The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Funeral Service: 3 p.m. Wednesday at the Harrelson Funeral Chapel
Burial: Rutherford County Memorial Cemetery, after the service
Funeral Home: Harrelson Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family
Guest Registry: www.harrelsonfuneralhome.com
Harrelson Funeral Home
1251 US Highway 221a Forest City, NC 28043
Published in Shelby Star on May 21, 2013