HORD, Roger W.
Roger W. Hord, 73, of Marietta, passed away Wednesday, July 16, 2014. Funeral service will be held 2:00 pm Saturday at Mayes Ward-Dobbins Funeral Home in Marietta with Dr. Nelson Price and Dr. Ernest Easley officiating. The family will receive friends 5:00 to 8:00 pm Friday at the funeral home. Mr. Hord was a member of Roswell Street Baptist Church and the Empty Nesters Sunday School Class. Roger’s career was spent in the kitchen cabinet business, and was owner of Roger’s Cabinet Company. Originally from Ohio, he was an avid Buckeye fan. Roger enjoyed walking, biking, and traveling. He is preceded in death by his parents, Guy and Bertha Hord, and eleven siblings. Survivors include his wife Marty of 53 years; daughters: Anna (Chris) Conley, and Angie (Bobby) Murphy; grandchildren: Jessi Murphy and Cooper Murphy; brothers: Donald Hord and Thomas Hord, many, many nieces and nephews. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Stretch Missions, 642 Stillwaters Drive, Marietta, GA 30064 (www.stretchmissions.org) or a cancer charity. 770-428-1511.