Roger Wade Flowers, 70, of Jeffersonville, Indiana, formerly of Burkesville, Kentucky, passed away on Saturday, May 24, 2014 at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. He was born in Burkesville, Kentucky on Thursday, July 22, 1943, the son of Frank and Golda Hoots Flowers. He was a former production inspector for General Electric. He was preceded in death by his father, Frank Flowers.
He is survived by his mother, Golda Flowers of Elgin, Illinois, his son and daughter-in-law, Chris and Heidi Flowers of Jeffersonville, Indiana, his brothers and sister-in-law, Larry and Evelyn Flowers of Shepherdsville, David Flowers of Burkesville, his sister and brother-in-law, Freda and Danny DeGott of Elgin, Illinois, his grandchildren, Kim VanGilder, Ashley and Hunter Flowers, three great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, his former spouse, Linda Flowers of Jeffersonville, Indiana, his lifelong friend, Diane Wright of Jeffersonville, Indiana, Diane’s children, Derek Wright, Dustin (Samantha) Wright and Diane’s grandchildren, Julie, Hailey and J. D. Wright.
Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday, May 28, 2014 in the Memory Chapel of Norris-New Funeral Home with Dr. Mark Shelton officiating. Burial was in the Chestnut Grove Cemetery in Cumberland County, Kentucky. Casket bearers were Sean Keen, David Flowers, Jr., Derrick Wright, Dustin Wright, John Murphy, Brian Flowers, Hunter Flowers and J.D. Wright.
Professional services provided by Norris-New Funeral Home of Burkesville, Kentucky. Online condolences at www.norris-new.com.