James "Jamup" Roark

Mr. James “Jamup” Roark, , age 82, of Lafayette, passed away on Sunday, December 24, 2017, at Hendersonville Medical Center in Hendersonville, TN. Funeral services for Mr. Jamup Roark are scheduled to be conducted on Thursday, December 28, 2017, at 1 PM from the Chapel of Alexander Funeral Home with Brother Tony Day officiating. Interment will follow in the  Akersville Cemetery. 

Visitation with the family will begin at the funeral home on Wednesday, December 27, 2017, from 11 AM until 9 PM, and on Thursday, from 9 AM until service time at 1 PM.


Family is requesting memorial contributions in the form of donations be made towards the Akersville Cemetery.


Mr. Jamup Roark is survived by;


Mary Green Roark



Mark (Diane) Roark

David Roark



Susan (Richey) Gregory



April (Greg) Cline

Chrissy (Corey) Jenkins

Kita (Nick) Robinson

Wendy (Corey) McCarter

Lydia Gregory

Matthew Roark



Joyce Bennett


Eight Great-Grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive.