GEORGE MANN ROPER, III George Mann Roper, III, 67, of McAllen, Texas passed away on Tuesday, November 26th in McAllen. George was born in Bayreuth, Germany in1946. He was a graduate of St. Mary's University in San Antonio, Texas. He was married to and is survived by his wife, Norma Beardwood-Roper. George was a counselor and an adjunct professor at University of Texas - Pan American in Edinburg, TX. He is survived by his daughter, Jennifer Becker (Michael); and their two children, Cullen and Ian; of Austin, TX. His brothers Bert Roper (Sue), of Tehachapi, CA and Doug Roper (Janet), of San Antonio, TX. He is also survived by his beloved nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Cynthia; his sister, Pamela Clark; and his nephew, Ryan Gregory. George loved his friends dearly and held them close to his heart. A memorial service will be held on Saturday, November 30th at 11:00 a.m. at Kreidler Funeral Home in McAllen, Texas. Sign the guest book at

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Published in The Monitor on Nov. 28, 2013