Funeral services for Mrs. Margaret Waltz Roark, 91, of
Cookeville, Tennessee, will be held at 11 A.M. on Wednesday,
July 21, 2010, at Anderson-Upper Cumberland Funeral Home in
Gainesboro, TN. Burial will follow at 3:30 P.M. in Hermitage
Memorial Gardens in Hermitage, TN.
The family will receive friends on Tuesday from 4 P.M. –
9 P.M., and Wednesday from 10 A.M. until time of services.
She passed away on Sunday, July 18, 2010, at NHC Health
Care Center in Cookeville, TN.
She was born in Emboden, VA, to the late Harry Chalmers
and Hassie Mabel Waltz. On July 24, 1934, she was married
to the late Omar C. Roark. She was a bookkeeper and a
member of the Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in
death by 1 Son: Thomas M. Roark; 2 Brothers; 2 Sisters;
and 1 Grandchild: John Kevin Roark.
Survivors include 2 Sons: Johnny Mack (Betty) Roark of
Arizona, and Don (Floy) Roark of Gainesboro, TN; 8
Grandchildren; 24 Great-Grandchildren; and 7 Great-
Mike Flatt and Jerry Roark will officiate at the services.
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