Roy Ellis Irwin, 80, of Soddy-Daisy, passed away in a local hospital on Monday, January 13, 2020. Roy graduated from Soddy-Daisy High School in 1957and retired from DuPont after 29 years of service. He was a member of Middle Valley Baptist Church. He is preceded in death by his parents, James and Roberta Irwin; brothers, Charles and Noel Irwin and Bobby Brumlow.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Peggy Irwin; daughter, Tina (Scott Hyde) Johnson; son, R. Kenneth Irwin; sister, Bunny (Ray) Stephens, Terry (Lori) Brumlow, Jackie Brumlow; grandchildren, Eric (April) Johnson, Shelby, Haley and Katherine Irwin; sisters-in-law, Mildred and Patsy Irwin and Betty Johnson; great grandsons, Jeremy and Camden Johnson; several nieces, nephews, cousins and other family members and a host of friends.
Services will be Friday, January 17, 2020 at 1:00 p.m. in the funeral home chapel with Pastor Jim Hensley and Pastor Mickey Bane officiating. Burial will follow at Hamilton Memorial Gardens. Visitation is Thursday from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home.
Roy’s family would like to thank their special lifetime friends, Claude and Delores Patterson. Also special thanks to CKC, North for their 10 years of great care. In lieu of flowers please donate to the Kidney Foundation of Chattanooga.
Condolences and memories can be shared at www.williamsonandsons.com.
Arrangements are by Williamson and Sons Funeral Home, 8852 Dayton Pike, Soddy-Daisy, TN 37379.
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