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Odean Sylvester Roper

Odean Sylvester Roper

Male 1924 - 2013  (88 years)

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  • Name Odean Sylvester Roper  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Born 29 Apr 1924  Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Male 
    Race White  [5
    Residence 1930  Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Residence 1 Apr 1940  Burningtown, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 30 Jun 1942  Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Age: 18; Relation to Head of House: Self 
    Residence 1990  Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Age: 66 
    Residence 1994  Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Died 2 Feb 2013  Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Sylvester Odean Roper 88, of Eatonton passed away on Saturday, February 2, 2013.

      Mr. Odean as he was known, was born in Franklin, North Carolina on April 29, 1924 to the late Earnest A. Roper and Zadie Wilkes Roper.

      He was preceded in death by his parents and wife Betty Roper and also three sons Eddie, Bob and Wade Roper.

      Visitation will be on Tuesday, February 5th at Vining Ivy Hill Chapel from 1 PM to 3 PM.

      Services will be at Vining Ivy Hill Chapel at 3 PM, burial will be at Pine Grove Cemetery following the services.

      Mr. Odean was retired from Georgia State Department of Transportation, and was a long time camp host at Sinclair Lake and Tate Branch in Clayton, Georgia. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and listening to his dogs run.

      He is survived by his sons; Sidney Barney Roper, of Conley, Ga. and Olan Roper and his wife Maria of Duluth, a sister Iona Cargile of Covington, daughter in law Donna Roper of Buford, Ga., 13 grandchildren and 22 great grandchildren. He is also survived by many nieces, nephews and loving friends.

      http://www.viningivyhill.com/obituaries/obituary-listings?obId=62550#/celebrationWall
    • Age at Death: 88
    Buried 5 Feb 2013  Pine Grove Cemetery, Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I27966  tng Genealogy

    Father Ernest Asbury Roper,   b. 11 Nov 1890, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Sep 1970, Monticello, Jasper, Georgia, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Annie Zadie Wilkes,   b. 22 Apr 1894, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Apr 1986, Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F9455  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Living 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
     4. Living
     5. Living
    Family ID F11264  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Apr 1924 - Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1930 - Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1 Apr 1940 - Burningtown, Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 18; Relation to Head of House: Self - 30 Jun 1942 - Franklin, Macon, North Carolina, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Age: 66 - 1990 - Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1994 - Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Feb 2013 - Eatonton, Putnam, Georgia, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Sylvester Odean Roper photo
    Sylvester Odean Roper photo

  • Sources 
    1. [S396] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;), Database online.
      Record for Odean Roper

    2. [S396] U.S. Public Records Index, Volume 1, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;).
      Record for Odean S Roper
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=uspublicrecords3&h=398061197&indiv=try

    3. [S342] North Carolina Birth Index, 1800-2000, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2005;).
      Record for Roper
      [ View birth certificate]

    4. [S344] Social Security Death Index, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Issue State: North Carolina; Issue Date: Before 1951.
      Record for Sylvester O Roper
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ssdi&h=93241687&indiv=try

    5. [S462] U.S. WWII Draft Cards Young Men, 1898-1929, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;).
      The National Archives Southeast Region; Atlanta, GA; Records of the Selective Service System, 1926-1975; Record Group: RG 147; Class: RG147, North Carolina World War II Draft Registration Cards; Box Number: 317
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=ymdraftcardswwii&h=711052&indiv=try
      [ View military document]

    6. [S337] 1930 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: The Generations Network, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2002;).
      Year: 1930; Census Place: Franklin, Macon, North Carolina; Roll: 1704; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 7; Image: 442.0.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1930usfedcen&h=115256936&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]

    7. [S474] 1940 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Year: 1940; Census Place: Burlington, Macon, North Carolina; Roll: T627_2939; Page: 12A; Enumeration District: 57-1.
      http://search.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/sse.dll?db=1940usfedcen&h=151771272&indiv=try
      [ View Federal Census Document]