Roy Hare, 85, of Grove Hill died Aug. 6, 2011 at the Southwest Alabama Medical Center in Thomasville.
He was born Oct. 3, 1925. He was a native of the New Prospect community. He was a self-employed timber man and a farmer. He was a member of New Prospect Baptist Church and attended Tompkins Baptist Church.
Survivors include three sons, Ronnie (Linda) Hare, Rodger ( Joan) Hare, Randy (Mirenda) Hare, all of Grove Hill; five grandchildren, Jason Hare, Zac Hare, Canaan Hare, Ranse Hare, Roxanna Hare; one greatgrandchild, John Reynolds Hare.
The service was Aug. 8 at 11 a.m. at Tompkins Baptist Church in Grove Hill. Burial was in the Tompkins Baptist Church Cemetery.
Active pallbearers were grandsons Jason Hare, Zac Hare, Canaan Hare, Ranse Hare and Blake Rager, Ralph Armistead and Phillip Reynolds.
Honorary pallbearers were the nursing home staff and residents of Thomasville Nursing Home and members of the Harris Creek Hunting Club.
An online guest book may be signed at www.lathanfuneralhomes.com.
Lathan Funeral Home of Jackson directed.