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Roger Sockwell

January 22, 1951 ~ September 15, 2019 (age 68)


Roger Sockwell age 68,   of Leighton, AL passed away Sunday September 15, 2019. Visitation will be Friday, September 20, 2019 from 5-8 p.m. at Colbert Memorial Chapel. Service will be Saturday September 21, 2019 at 2 p.m. at Spring Valley Church of Christ. Officiating will be Bro. Sonny Owens and Bro. Doris Chaney. Burial will be in Glendale Cemetery.

Roger was a member of Spring Valley Church of Christ, lifelong resident of Colbert Co. Roger passed away doing what he loved and that was farming.

Roger was preceded in death by his parents: Oneal and Janie "Speedy Beedy" Sockwell and Nephew: Jason Sockwell.

Survivors include his sons:  Kevin Sockwell (Peggy), Kris Sockwell. Daughter : Mandy Sockwell Winters (Kevin), Brother: Philip Sockwell (Pam), Sister: Kimberly Sockwell Lowery (Charles) Grandchildren: James Chaney lll (Ashley), Taya Beth Sockwell, Brody Sockwell, Grace Sockwell Magnusen, Kaylie Sockwell, Kalvin Sockwell, Will Armstrong, Bailey Winters. Great grandchildren: Westley and Aiden. Nieces and Nephews: Lauren Flanagan (Corey), Cody Lowery, Corey Sockwell (Kim), Great nieces and nephews: Destin, Nick, Blake, Lindsey, Bryson, Cooper Neal and Evie Jane.

Pallbearers: Derek Aycock, Paul Jefferys, Brody Sockwell, Charles Lowery, Cody Lowery , Corey Sockwell, David Hamm, and Harold Kimbrough.

Honorary Pallbearers: James Chaney lll, Wendell Riner, Junior Riner, Mike Chaney, Eric Davis, Jimmy Isbell, Bill Henson  and the staff of Allied Auto Parts

Memorials can be made to Spring Valley Church of Christ at 2485 Spring Valley Rd. Tuscumbia, Alabama.

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September 20, 2019

5:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Colbert Memorial Chapel
700 Hwy 43 South
Tuscumbia, AL 35674

Funeral Service
September 21, 2019

2:00 PM
Spring Valley Church of Christ
Leighton, AL .

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