Wilry Roy, Sr. age 82 of Bunkie
Funeral services for Wilry Roy, Sr. of Bunkie will be held on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 11 a.m. at Amazon Baptist Church in Bunkie with Rev. Theodore Roy officiating. Interment will be in New Pilgrim Baptist Church Cemetery in Eola. Arrangements are under the direction of Robinson Family Mortuary of Pineville.
Visitation will be held at Amazon Baptist Church on Saturday, December 10, 2016 from 9 a.m until time of services.
Roy, age 82, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016. He was born on April 6, 1934 to the union of Jessie Roy and Mary Roy in Bunkie. Roy was raised in Bunkie and attended school in the Avoyelles Parish school system. He was very well known in the community and he was an very outgoing person.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three sons, Lonnie Roy, Darrell Wayne Roy and Keith Roy; seven brothers, Charlie Roy, Cliff Roy, Curtis Roy, Larry Roy, J.C. Roy, Oliver Roy, and Phillip Roy; and five sisters, Lillie Lewis, Dorothy Bradley, Mabel Roy, Willie Hatch and Lillie Wallace.
Wilry leaves to cherish his memory two sons, Wilry Roy, Jr. of Ville Platte and Michael Roy of Bunkie; three daughters, Mary F. Roy of Bunkie, Sandra (Robert) Mays of Bunkie and Vallerie Roy of Bunkie; son, Noel Dixon; daughter, Barbara Dixon; three step-children, Barry Roy, Shaconda Roy and Tiffany Roy; two brothers, Tommy Roy of Cheneyville and James Roy of Houston, Texas; four sisters, Melina Harper of Bunkie, Elvira Phillips of Houston, Texas, Mary King of Houston, Texas, and Linda Guillory of Houston, Texas; and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers will be Clinton Frazier, Jr., LaDarion Roy, Michael Roy, Curtis Whittington, Quintrakus Roy, Wilmon Byrd, Calvin Lucas and Vondrekel Whittington. Honorary pallbearers will be Wilry Roy, Jr., Tommy Roy and James Roy.