Roy M. Roles

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Roy M. Roles, age 83, of Springdale, Ark., died on June 21, 2022, at Mercy Hospital in Rogers, Arkansas. He was born on July 24, 1938, in the Burkshed Community to Simon and Alta (Morris) Roles. Roy married Roberta Nickell on November 18, 1961, in Springdale. He worked as a truck driver for many years for Jones Truck Lines. He was preceded in death by his parents, Simon and Alta Roles; and siblings, Dottie Thompson, James Roles, Reba Jordan, Jesse Roles, and Jack Roles. Roy is survived by his wife, Roberta; two daughters, Lesa Dotson and husband Ray of Springdale, and Debbie Beecher and partner Rosie Butcher of Springdale; three granddaughters, Shawna Schreckhise and husband Steven, Erin Hansen and husband Mike, and Ashton Mickna and husband Todd; seven great- grandchildren, Kelsie, Austen, Tate, Brayden, Farrah, Jace, and Tripp; and numerous nieces, nephews, and a host of friends. Funeral services will be 10 a.m., Saturday, June 25, 2022, at Astounding Grace Church in Hindsville, Arkansas, with Brother Gary Digby officiating. Burial will follow at Nickell Cemetery in Durham, Arkansas. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m., Friday, June 24, 2022, at Nelson-Berna Funeral Home in Fayetteville, Arkansas. To sign the online guestbook, please visit:

Published June 23, 2022

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