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Roscoe Nelson Lam, 80, of Fishersville passed away on Tuesday, July 18, 2017 at his residence.

He was born on September 8, 1936, a son of the late Roscoe Lusby and Emma Wade Lam.

Mr. Lam was a member of Blue Ridge Chapel Church of the Brethren. After retiring as an auto mechanic, he enjoyed helping and watching his son, Tony and son-in-law, Kenny race at Eastside Speedway. Roscoe was an avid fan of NASCAR, Dale Earnhardt, Sr. and Dale, Jr.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter-in-law, Amy Lam.

Survivors include his children, Roxanne "Roxie" Brown and husband, Kenny and Tony Lam, all of Waynesboro; sisters, Inez Roadcap and Margil Coyner; grandchildren, Chasity Fitzgerald and husband, Brian, Whitney Brown, Brad Lam and wife, Amber, Daniel Hemp and Jason Brown and fiancé, Stephanie; great grandchildren, Hunter Fitzgerald, Jacob Lam, Trenton Brown, Kaden, McKinley and Kendon Hemp.

A graveside service will be conducted at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, July 21, 2017 at Augusta Memorial Park with Pastor Dee Flory officiating.

Active pallbearers will be Tony Lam, Kenny Brown, Brian Fitzgerald, Brad Lam, Daniel Hemp and Jason Brown.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Friday, July 21, 2017 at his home in Fishersville. There will be no formal visitation at the funeral home.

The family wishes to give a special thank you to UVA Hope Cancer Center and Augusta Health Cancer Center.

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