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“Debra, I am sorry to hear about your precious Roger. I never met him but I know from hearing you talk about him that he was a wonderful man. May The...Read More »
1 of 18 | Posted by: Peggy Miller

“Roger was one of the funniest & kindest men, he will be missed. To Debbie & the kids, we love you all. Roger, Delana Sue, Jamey, Kevin, Denise,...Read More »
2 of 18 | Posted by: Roger Trent - Mayking, KY

“To The Family of Roger Gorham: Sorry to hear of Rogers passing. My family used to live in the Neighborhood when I was a child growing up. God...Read More »
3 of 18 | Posted by: Dorothy Renwick Carver - KY

“We are saddened at the passing of Roger. He was such a wonderful person to all that knew him. Debbie, we have you all in our prayers as you go...Read More »
4 of 18 | Posted by: Tony & Gloria Hendrix - Lancaster, KY

“Dear Debbie and Family, Please know I am praying for each of you and sending my love. While I never had the opportunity to meet Roger in person I...Read More »
5 of 18 | Posted by: Patricia Hawkins - Madisonville, KY

“Sorry to lose such a wonderful, sweet & kind person. He showed love to all those who knew him. He will be missed by so many. Debbie, you & the kids...Read More »
6 of 18 | Posted by: Chris & Lisa Winchester & Family - KY

“Roger was a wonderful person who always had a smile for everyone. May God comfort you and the kids at this time. Know that I am praying for you and...Read More »
7 of 18 | Posted by: Betty Alexander - Penrod, KY

“Debra and Family, How do you begin to share a lifetime of memories of such a wonderful human being as Roger. My memories of him go back to his Dad...Read More »
8 of 18 | Posted by: Rita Mallory - Drakesboro, KY

“Thoughts and prayers to the Gorham family in your loss of Roger. ”
9 of 18 | Posted by: Cindy Randolph - Central City, KY

“May the Lord bless and give the family strength and comfort during this difficult time. ”
10 of 18 | Posted by: David/Brenda Coin and Family - KY

“Last week my brother-in-law was on the shores of Florida. Today, he went to live on the Great eternal shore. There are many things I think about...Read More »
11 of 18 | Posted by: Darryl McIntosh - Greenville, KY

“I am so sorry for your loss. Roger was a wonderful man and will be missed greatly. ”
12 of 18 | Posted by: Dee Atkinson - KY

“Prayers of peace during this difficult time for family and friends of Roger ”
13 of 18 | Posted by: Jerilyn McElvain Donica - Cadiz, KY

“Debbie my heart goes out to you and your entire family. Roger and you had to endure so much the last several years. I know he is now at peace with no...Read More »
14 of 18 | Posted by: Joseph L. Holland - Beechmont, KY

“Roger was one of a kind! He was a wonderful Christian man. He sure loved his family and loved to share his love and laughter with them with his co...Read More »
15 of 18 | Posted by: Connie Jamison - Fulton, KY

“known this wonderful man for many years.and his wife always weclome into their home....he will be missed by all that knew him.....i was blessed...Read More »
16 of 18 | Posted by: deeanna morris - greenville, KY

“The sun is shining bright but it is cloudy over the hearts of those who knew and loved Roger.He was a kind,gentle man who was kind to everyone. We...Read More »
17 of 18 | Posted by: Henry Hendrix - Lancaster, KY

“Praying for the Gorham family. I am very blessed to have met Roger. ”
18 of 18 | Posted by: Emely Stewart - Graham, KY


BEECH CREEK - Roger Gail Gorham, 62, of Beech Creek, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 2, 2013. Mr. Gorham was born December 19, 1950 in Muhlenberg County. He was a Human Service Surveyor with the State of Kentucky. He was a member of Ebenezer Baptist Church, and was a Kentucky Colonel.

Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Debra Gorham; son Gavin Gorham of Greenville; daughter Rogaleigh Shea (Steven) Gee of Beech Creek; the joy that made his life worth living, his grandchildren, Sarah Dockery, Ethan Gee, Gage Gorham, Remington Gorham, Addison Gee, and Ian Gorham; and sisters Iva Dell Knight of Drakesboro and Lynda Henderson of Beech Creek.

Funeral services will be Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 2:00PM at Ebenezer Baptist Church in Drakesboro, with Rev. Scott Casebier officiating. Burial in Ebenezer Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday after 5:00PM at Tucker Beechmont Funeral Home. Mr. Gorham will lie in state on Sunday from 1-2PM at Ebenezer Baptist Church. Online condolences may be made at www.tuckerfuneralhomes.com.