Cary  Roan

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Cary Mason Roan, age 77, passed away on August 6, 2019 in Marietta, GA. Cary was born in Thomasville, GA on January 8, 1942 to the late Carl "Toby" and Thelma Roan. His wife of 44 years, Linda Roan, predeceased him in 2007. Cary's current wife, Lucita Douglas, resides in Marietta, GA. Cary is father to Toby Roan (Jennifer), Shannon Gini (Rob), and Ashley Dixon (Chris). He is survived by grandchildren Alexandra and Taylor Dixon, Arden and Liam Gini, and Presley Roan. Other survivors are brother, Lark Roan (Janet), sister, Suzy Singletary (Russ), sister-in-law, Donna Annoni (Al), nieces Belynda Reneau, Hope Thompson, Stacy Copeland, and nephews Lark Roan Jr., Kirt and Koby Green. Cary is a member of the Episcopal Church of St. Peter and St. Paul in Marietta, GA. Memorial Services will be held on August 24th at Noon at All Saints Episcopal Church in Thomasville with private interment at Sunset Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in Cary's memory to the LAMB Institute in Honduras where Lucita and Cary donated their time and sponsored children in need www.lambinstitute.org.
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Patricia Barnes Brookshire
Aug 22, 2019
I met Cary in 1957 and his wonderful family, Toby, Thelma, Lark and Suzy. Cary enjoyed making and directing 8mm movies. He would come out to our farm and film, cowboy, airplane, misc. whatever he thought exciting and fun.
We graduated from Central High School, 1960. We attended Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.
Cary and I talked on the phone many times about the houses he and Linda were building. He always told me how proud and outstanding his kids were in their lives.
Our class reunions were great, especially the 50th!
Could listen for hours to Cary's exciting experiences meeting real cowboys of the west, movie stars and buying old movies. I always said he could have been better
... than Ted Turner.
Charisma, handsome, family man, successful businessman and loyal friend. We think about Cary with love in our hearts today, but that is nothing new. Now all we have are memories and Cary's picture in a frame. His memory and friendship is our keepsake with which we'll never part. God has him in his keeping and we have in our heart.
"Happy Trails" Special Friend. Pat.
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