Curtis Roper

Curtis Lynn Roper

Saturday, December 23rd, 1944 - Thursday, June 4th, 2020
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Curtis Lynn Roper age 75, husband of Judy Jarvis Roper, passed away June 4, 2020 at Baptist Health in Richmond, KY. Curtis was born in Harlan County to the late Albert Ray and Mabel Mize Roper, he graduated Harlan High School in 1963 and dearly loved his Harlan Football teammates, Curtis was retired from the Harlan Independent School system but was also involved with the family business Roper’s Moving and Storage, as well as Modern Electric and Furniture Company and The Rock Christian Book Store. While living in Berea, Curtis was a member of the Church on The Rock, and he loved being Dad and Grandad to his family. Curtis was also preceded in death by his sisters Jan Owens, Billie Sue Roper, and 4 infant siblings.
Curtis is survived by his wife Judy Jarvis Roper, his children: Sherry Ausmus, and Brent (Charlotte) Roper and sisters, Glenda Anderson and Betty (Gary) Simpson, and grandchildren: Emily and Rachel Ausmus, Dylan and Kayleigh Roper, and many cousins, nieces and nephews.
Visitation for Curtis will be Tuesday June 9, 2020 from 11 am – 1 pm at Lakes Funeral Home, funeral services will be at 1 pm at the funeral home. Officiated by Jagger Coffey and Larry Henry. Burial services will be private at Madison County Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Mike Anderson, Brian Anderson, Greg Thomas, Tim Thomas, Craig Simpson, Scott Owens, Ben Owens, and Dylan Roper. In lieu of flowers donations are suggested to Kentucky State Police Trooper Island PO Box 473 Albany, KY 42602, in memory of Curtis Roper. Online condolences at
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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, June 9th, 2020 | 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Tuesday, June 9th, 2020 11:00am - 1:00pm
    Lakes Funeral Home
    203 North Dogwood Drive
    BEREA, KY 40403
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  • Service

    Tuesday, June 9th, 2020 | 1:00pm
    Tuesday, June 9th, 2020 1:00pm
    Lakes Funeral Home
    203 North Dogwood Drive
    BEREA, KY 40403
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    Jagger Coffey
    Larry Henry
  • Interment

    Tuesday, June 9th, 2020 |
    Tuesday, June 9th, 2020
    Madison County Memorial Gardens
    210 West Rice Lane
    RICHMOND, KY 40475
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Odie & Wanda Carroll

Posted at 08:02pm
We loved Curt. We have such fond memories of visiting him at The Rock every Saturday in Harlan, during the 80’s. We were just kids but enjoyed his company so much. Hold down the fort for us Brother Curt, we’ll be there soon 💙
Odie & Wanda Carroll

Denise R Shumate

Posted at 03:09pm
So very sorry. Prayers
Denise Reynolds Shumate

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