Roger Lee Hummel of White House, Tennessee, passed away Sunday, May 7, at Centennial Medical Center in Nashville.
He was born June 3, 1947, in Goshen, Indiana, to Lester and Hazel Eisenhour Hummel.
He was preceded in death by his parents and son, Michael Scott Hummel.
He is survived by his loving wife of 50 years, Cheryl Duncan Hummel; son and daughter-in-law, Kevin and Kathy Hummel; daughter and son-in-law, Heather and Ryan Rickert; brother and sister-in-law, Keith and Susan Hummel, New Windsor, Maryland; grandchildren, Brandon, Shelby, Kirsten, Carly, Casey Hummel, Kaylie Rickert; stepgrandson, Zach Pollock; nephew, Andy Hummel, Newman, Georgia, and Amanda Pedrick, Delaware City, Delaware.
A celebration of Roger's life will take place at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 11, at Cole & Garrett Funeral Home with Brother H.D. Jones from Temple Baptist Church officiating.
Interment will follow at White House Memorial Gardens. Serving as active pallbearers will be family and friends, Jason, Brad, Troy, Andy, Jimmy, Mike, Josh, Zach and Brandon. Honorary pallbearers will be friends from Southern Machinery Company, Chris Hurt and Joey Elkins.
Visitation will be Wednesday, May 10, from 2 until 8 p.m. and Thursday, May 11, one hour prior to the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or to the Diabetes Foundation.
Arrangements by Cole & Garrett Funeral Home, 212 Hwy. 76, White House (615-672-3936)
Published on May 9, 2017