Earl Aster Roop, 80 of 3546 Old Rt. 11 Rd. (Possum Hollow Rd), Pulaski, Va. died Tuesday, May 26, 2009, in the Highland Ridge Rehab Center, Dublin. He was born on June 3, 1928 in Virginia and was the son of the late Elisha Roop and Amanda Roop. He was a retired employee of Lynchburg Foundry having 19 years of service. Surviving are daughters and sons-in-law Sabrina R. & Shannon Bishop, Pulaski; Linda & David Phillips, Snowville; sons and daughters-in-law Joseph & Diane Roop, Dublin; Billy G. & Catherine Roop, Snowville; Christopher Roop, Pulaski; sisters and brother-in-law China Bell & James Hall, Pulaski; Annette Rupe, Dublin; brother & sister-in-law Everett & Ailene Roop, PA; sisters-in-law Wanda Roop, Dorothy Roop, Nancy Roop, 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 30, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. from the Stevens Funeral Chapel with Rev. Danny McGlothlin officiating. Burial will follow in the Shiloh Cemetery, Pulaski County. Visiting will be Friday evening at Stevens Funeral Home where the family will receive friends from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m.
Arrangements by Stevens Funeral Home, Inc., Pulaski, Va.