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“I had the pleasure of working with Ken for gosh must have been close to 30 years at Kraft, Alliant and US Foods. He always bent over backwards to...Read More »
1 of 16 | Posted by: mike Collard - Walnut Spgs, TX

“Judy and the kids...I am so sorry. Kenneth was one of my favorites cousins. I enjoyed making him laugh. God Bless! ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: Darlene Hennig Lowe - Terrell, TX

“He will be greatly missed. Prayers for the family, he has changed his address to his heavenly home but his memory will remain here on this earth...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Steve Hazelip - Commerce, TX

“I am so sorry for your loss. He was a great person. Loved talking with him on breaks. He was very kind and gentle and I know he will be greatly...Read More »
4 of 16 | Posted by: Lana Heath - The Colony, TX

“Condolences to Judy and entire family. I am happy I got to know Kenneth; he was joyful and a blessing to be around. ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Jay Marschke - Houston, TX

“RIP Kenneth... Absolutely one of the sweetest men I have ever known. A great friend and a beautiful soul. I will miss you, my friend. God bless.... ”
6 of 16 | Posted by: Susan Minter - Garland, TX

“Sorry to hear about Kenneth. He was a great brother in law and will be truly missed. ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Martin Matthews - Fairfield, CA

“You will be greatly missed. May the angels watch over you and your family in this difficult time. ”
8 of 16 | Posted by: Weldon Roye - West Bath, ME

“I worked with Kenneth many years at Kraft. He was a great supervisor and a great man. I really enjoyed our talks and just spending time with him. I...Read More »
9 of 16 | Posted by: Johnny Boren - Friend

“Our hearts go out to all you. Life will be different but your Dad still lives through and with you. May God sooth your hearts so you can replace...Read More »
10 of 16 | Posted by: Joe and Pat Wetzel - Garland, TX

“Judy and all your family, lm so sorryo to hear of the passing of anotherOne of my sweet cousins. Love that family so much. Guess because we lived so...Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Wanda & Kenneth Harwell - Silsbee, TX

“Trish, Much love and continued prayers to your family at this time of loss... ”
12 of 16 | Posted by: Christa and Zjason Fink - Dallas, TX

“Thinking back our children at Emmanuel and our friendship. Our boys were such little stinkers. Praying that God will hold you close and be a comfort...Read More »
13 of 16 | Posted by: Richard and Pamela Merrill - TX

“Im so sorry for your loss! I'm praying for healing and comfort. ”
14 of 16 | Posted by: Suzi George - Cleburne, TX

“Hello Everyone. Jerry and I would like to send our most sincere condolences and sympathies and are praying for all of you. It has been a while...Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Shelli Goolsbey - Dewey, OK

“We're sorry we are unable to make it up there but Y'all have our deepest condolences and you're in our prayers and thoughts. Ken was one of my best...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Kenneth Brawner - Saucier, MS


Kenneth Gary Roye went to be with his Lord and Savior on October 7th, 2018. at the age of 72. He was born on October 29th, 1945, in Idalou, Texas, to H.R. and Glenna Roye. He was one of ten children, and was preceded in death by both of his parents, three sisters, and two brothers. Kenneth is survived by his wife of 54 years, Judy Roye; his daughter Angela Curtis and husband Scott of Melissa, Texas; daughter Trisha Richardson and husband Derek of Sachse, Texas; and son Kenneth Roye II of Paris, Texas as well as two granddaughters: Lexi Richardson & Briahnna Curtis; one grandson, Emery Curtis; and one great grandson, Oliver Curtis. He is also survived by two brothers and two sisters and many nieces and nephews.
Kenneth and Judy raised their family in Garland, Texas after moving there shortly after marrying on August 28th, 1964. He was a member of Emanuel Baptist Church in Garland for many years where he served as a Deacon. He retired from Kraft Food Service in 2003 after 35 years of service.
He will be greatly missed and has left a huge void in the hearts of all those that knew him.
There will be a visitation/viewing on Friday, October 12th, 2018 from 6 to 8pm at Charles W.Smith and Sons Funeral Home in Sachse, Texas.