Brian “Keith” Rochelle, Sr., age 42, of Dublin passed away Monday, April 5, 2010 at his home.
Born June 14, 1967 in Jacksonville, N.C., he was the son of the late Marcellus Rux Rochelle and Johnnie Masal Stephenson Rochelle. He was also preceded in death by a sister Kay Linkous.
He was an employee of the former Shelor, Inc. in Dublin for 14 years.
Keith was a loving husband, father and grandpa.
Surviving are his wife Vickie F. Rochelle of Dublin; sons Brian Keith Rochelle, Jr. and Cody Alan Rochelle of Pulaski; step daughters Ellen Davenport (Doug Robinett), and Patricia Davenport (Dustin Long); grandbabies Hunter and Hannah Thornsberry and Nick Long; special brother-in-law Kenny Trail; brothers Rory and Marc Rochelle; sisters Cheeva McClearen and Ramona Olive; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Friday at 1 p.m. in the Bower Funeral Home Chapel, Pulaski with Rev. Jerry Sheppard officiating. Interment will follow at Highland Memory Gardens, Dublin.
The family will receive friends Friday, April 9, 2010 from noon until service time at the funeral home.
To send online messages to the family, visit www.bowerfuneralhome.com.
In lieu of flowers, the family wishes contributions to help with expenses be mailed to Vickie Rochelle, 6103 Old Route 11, Dublin, VA 24084.
Bower Funeral Home, Pulaski is handling the arrangements for the family.