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Dewitt Roach

June 22, 1934 — January 12, 2022

Dewitt L Roach

Chesnee, SC.

Dewitt L. Roach, 87, husband of Shirley Neal Roach, went home to be with the Lord, Wednesday, January 12, 2022 at his home.

Born June 22, 1934 in Chesnee, he was a son of the late Rev. Clifford Darnell Roach and Beulah Izora Mahaffey Roach. He was a retired electrician, served our country in the United States Army, was actively involved with the Chesnee Community Rescue 7 and the volunteer Fire Deptment and was a member of Chesnee First Baptist Church.

Surviving in addition to his wife are his daughters, Debra West and husband Daniel of Boiling Springs, Sheri Frye of Chesnee; sisters, Carolyn Lee, Brenda Lee, Diane Woody, Renee Roach; brothers, Wayne Roach, Danny Roach, David Roach, Randy Roach; grandchildren, Jessica Atkins Pym (Walter), Jeffery Atkins, Lynsi Messer Isbell (Michael), Marla Messer Caufield, Buddy Messer (Jeslyn), Ashley Roach Burdette, Craig Roach, Courtney Roach McCraw (Allen); great-grandchildren, London, Miles, Katie, Mali, Olive, Raelynn, Hanna Jane, Madison, Camden, Alexis, Allison and Carter.

In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by a son, Timothy Roach, and brothers, Calvin and Kenneth Roach.

A memorial service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 15, 2022 at Chesnee First Baptist Church with Dr. Gary J. Grogan and Dr. Walter Pym officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Regional Hospice Home, 686 Jeff Davis Drive, Spartanburg, SC 29303.

Online condolences may be expressed by visiting

Harris-Nadeau Mortuary
Chesnee, SC.

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Saturday, January 15, 2022

11:00am - 2:00pm (Eastern time)

Chesnee First Baptist Church

211 S Kentucky Ave, Chesnee, SC 29323

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