In the early morning hours of Sunday, June 20, 2021, Mr. Roger Hoover, age 74, of the Buck Creek Community passed away at his residence. A native of Yancey County, North Carolina, he was born on Christmas Eve (December 24th) 1946 and was the son of the late Herman and Marjorie Robinson Hoover.
A member of Sunnyvale Baptist Church, Roger enjoyed working with wood, especially carving.
He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Barbara T. Hoover; one daughter, Karen Hoover House (George), Keith Hoover (Joyce Brooks), Jeremy Hoover and Johnny Reed; two sisters, Janice Blalock and Cynthia Hoover; seven grandchildren; four great grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews; and many friends he met along his journey.
A celebration of Roger’s life will be held at Sunnyvale Baptist Church at a later date.
The family wishes to express their deepest appreciation to Mr. Hunter Slagle and members of the McDowell County EMS for their immediate response and medical attention they provided Mr. Hoover and the assistance they provided the family.
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