Avery Rowe Roy

Avery Rowe Roy, 75, of Cecilia, passed away Saturday, April 24, 2021 at his home. He was born July 1, 1945 in Russell County, KY, to Monroe and Zelva Roy. He was a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church and was a First Sergeant with the 9th Infantry Division in the Army during the Vietnam War. He enjoyed raising beef cows and loved to fish. He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Floyd Roy, Leonard Roy, and Arvil Roy; and brother-in-law, Brad Martin. He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Nancy Roy; three sons, Joseph (Estela) Roy, Don (Maria) McCullough, and Mike (Renee) McCullough; daughter, Victoria (Craig) Newland; brother, Lewis Roy; sister, Sherry Martin; seven grandchildren, Cassandra Hunt, Tyler McCullough, Christopher McCullough, Damien Cook, Gage Cook, Ruby Cook, and Ian Roy; and two great grandchildren, Lane and Paisley Hunt. The funeral is at 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 28, 2021 at Brown Funeral Home with Mike McCullough and Joseph Roy officiating. Burial will follow in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday and continues after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Condolences may be expressed online at www.brownfuneral.com.


Tuesday, April 27, 2021 from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

Wednesday, April 28, 2021 from 10:00 AM to 1:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home


Wednesday, April 28, 2021 starting at 1:00 PM
Brown Funeral Home

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