Roy Vanness

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  • "Bigfoot You will be missed . You are a great friend to so..."
    - Patricia Gault
  • "Rip Roy I'll always remember having you in my younger years..."
    - Joanna McGuire
  • "We were blessed to have known Roy and to have had such a..."
    - Mary Gibson
  • "Everyone raise your glass to one last "Yea DOGGIE". Roy..."
    - Butch Ingle
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    - Charlene Deaton
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Roy (Bigfoot) Vanness, was born on April 4, 1947, and passed away on April 5, 2015 at the age of 68.

Roy, also known as "Bigfoot" was a long time resident of Conroe, Texas. Roy loved to fish and hunt, but as many who loved him knew, the best memories were sitting by the fire enjoying a few cold ones.

"Bigfoot" touched many lives, and through the years was known as the "babysitter" who taught his many many children to hunt and fish, and was also known to carry all so many through numerous briar patches and oyster reefs while on his bare feet.

Some of his famous words were "Yea Doggie" and "everything lovely darlin'..". "Bigfoot leaves behind a legacy like no other. He is gone from sight but will live on in all of our hearts.

Roy is preceded in death by his parents, Jack and Edith Harris. He is survived by his brother; Andy Harris and Lily Mae, nephews; Waylon, Wesley, and Tyler Harris, niece; Tyree and numerous other nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

A Visitation will be at Cashner Funeral Home, 801 Teas Rd. in Conroe, Texas, on Thursday, April 9, 2015 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm. Funeral service will be held at the Cashner Colonial Chapel on Friday, April 10, 2015 at 3:00pm.

To leave condolences for the family, please visit wwwcashnerconroe.com


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Published on yourconroenews.com from Apr. 7 to Apr. 20, 2015
Arrangements under the direction of:
Cashner Funeral Home
801 Teas Road | Conroe, TX 77303 | (936) 756-2126
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