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Roger Lee Solomon

Roger-Soloman-pic-1Mr. Roger Lee Solomon, age 68, of Mena, Arkansas, passed away Thursday, May 8, 2014 in Mena.

He was born April 26, 1946 in Mena, Arkansas to the late Arthur Lee Solomon and the late Mary Jo Woods Merworth. Roger was married to Darlene Solomon and was a member of the Salem Baptist Church. He was a sales associate for Ace Hardware, Watkins Hardware and Callahan Lumber here in Mena. Roger was a member of the American Legion and was also a Mason. He was a veteran, serving his country in the Army National Guard. He leaves us too soon, but will be remembered lovingly by his family and friends.

He is survived by son Scotty Lee Solomon of Mena, Arkansas; daughters Dana Michelle Solomon of Mena, Arkansas, Bethany Jo Solomon of Mena, Arkansas; spouse Darlene Solomon of Mena, Arkansas; sister Tawana Gilbert and husband David of Nunley, Arkansas; several nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents Arthur Lee Solomon and Mary Jo Merworth.

Graveside services will be Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at 10:00 a.m. at Board Camp Cemetery with Brother Jack Schoeppey officiating. Visitation will be Monday evening, May 12th from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Ladell Ryan, Victor Ryan, Jackie Ryan, Tony Ryan, Ronald Ryan, Vernon Ryan, Cavin Short, Honnus Warren, and Mark Brown.

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