ROPER, EARL JAMES - (65) of Knoxville,TN died July 3, 2008 at St. Mary's Hospital. He is survived by 3 sons: Frenchie James (TX), Shannon (IL) and Shaun (IL); and a daughter, Sondra (AL); three sisters, Mollie Alice Roper Hurst (TN), Barbara Linda Roper Sharp (TN) and Eva Shirley Roper (MN). He was preceded in death by his father Carl Judson; his mother Martha Agnes; two sisters, Hattie Marie Roper Lundy (TN) and Della Sue Roper Howerton (TN); and one brother Morgan Franklin Roper (IN). He is also survived by many grandchildren, nieces and nephews. No funeral services are planned.
Published in the Knoxville News Sentinel on 7/7/2008.