Roger Glenn Callentine, 65 of Alum Creek, formerly of Rushville, Ohio and Davin, West Virginia, went to be with the Lord on Friday June 23, 2006, at his residence.
He was born September 17, 1940 in Newcomerstown, Ohio, the son of the late George and Ruth Carr Callentine. He was also preceded in death by three brothers.
Mr. Callentine was a retired auto technician and former owner of Muffler Man in Lancaster and Athens, Ohio. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and attended Davin and Pine Grove Baptist Churches.
Surviving him is his wife of 45 years, Martha “Ninnie” Lester Callentine of Alum Creek, one son, Michael A. “Gena” Callentine of Ruchville, Ohio, two grandsons, Jeremy “Holly” Callentine of Lancaster, Ohio and Zachary Callentine of Rushville, Ohio, one granddaughter, Nikki Callentine of Rushville, Ohio, one great grandson, Levi Callentine of Lancaster, Ohio and one special great niece, Allison Paige Minney of Alum Creek. He is also survived by three brothers, Charles and Bill both of Michigan, James of Florida and one sister Martha Atkinson of Virginia and a host of family and friends that loved him dearly.
Services will be held Sunday, June 25, 2006 at 2:00 PM at Curry Funeral Home 2097 Childress Road Alum Creek, West Virginia, with burial following at Highland Memory Gardens in Pecks Mill, West Virginia. Friends may call from 6 to 8 PM Saturday, June 24, 2006 at the Curry Funeral Home in Alum Creek, West Virginia.
Nephews will serve as pallbearers, the men of Davin and Pine Grove Baptist Churches will serve as honorary pallbearers.