Mr. Royce Carey Fann, 83




Mr. Royce Carey Fann, 83 of 270 Garden Lane, Roseboro, passed away Monday, February 5, 2018 at Southwood Nursing Center.

The funeral service will be held at 2:00 pm Thursday, February 8, at Piney Green Missionary Baptist Church, 6040 High House Road, Salemburg, with Rev. Donald Keith Carter and Rev. Bryan N. Strickland officiating. Burial will follow in the Church Cemetery.

Mr. Fann was born June 26, 1934 in Sampson County and was the son of Oscar Tate and Ola McLamb Fann. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Margaret Strickland Fann; and brothers, Manley Fann and William Cranford Fann. He was the owner and operator of the former Lakewood Plaza Restaurant, and was a member of Piney Green Missionary Baptist Church.

He is survived by four children, Tommy and wife, Pat Fann of Clinton, Dale and wife, Connie Fann of Godwin, Joe and wife, Linda Joyce Fann of Roseboro, Denise and husband, Tommy Hobson of Roseboro; seven grandchildren and 14 great grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 6:00 to 8:00 pm Wednesday, February 7, at Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro Street, Roseboro, and other times at the home.

The services are entrusted to Butler Funeral Home of Roseboro, NC.

Butler Funeral Home, 401 W. Roseboro Street, Roseboro, NC 28382

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