John William (Johnnie) Van Roekel Sr
Zoon van Jan van Roekel en Willemina van Deelen, geboren 20-2-1926 USA NC Goldsboro, overleden 8-3-2020 en begraven USA NC Snow Hill Cemetery
Trouwt 7-10-1938 Earlene Culbreth, geboren 11-11-1926, overleden 22-6-1995
Trouwt 15-6-1950 Mavis Johnson
Kinderen van John William en Mavis:
John William neemt de bloemenzaak van zijn vader over en verplaatst deze naar
de hoek tussen Slocum- en Ashestreet, hieronder een recente foto:
Johnnie was the owner and operator of Van Roekel Florist in Goldsboro. He was a 32nd Degree Mason and a Sudan Shriner where he served as Potentate in 1989. Johnnie was a faithful member of Bethel United Methodist Church, La Grange.
The family will receive friends Tuesday, March 10, 2020 from 6:00 - 7:00 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home followed by a service to celebrate his life at 7:00 p.m. in the chapel with Pastor Ken Davenport officiating. Interment will be Wednesday at 10:30 a.m. in the Snow Hill Cemetery.
Johnnie is survived by his wife of 45 years, Mavis Johnson Van Roekel; sons, Michael Stocks and wife Krystal and Bob Stocks and wife Lana; daughter-in-law, Beverly Van Roekel; grandsons, Graham Van Roekel, Jon Eric Van Roekel, Tayten Stocks, Cullen Stocks, R.J. Stocks, and Allen Stocks.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Johnnie W. Van Roekel, III and his brothers and sister.