REIDSVILLE Roy Thomas Burroughs, 79, of 133 Brevard Drive, died Monday afternoon, Dec. 13, 2004, at Morehead Nursing Center.Graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thursday at Ridgeview Memorial Gardens, held by the Rockingham County Veterans Honor Guard.

Mr. Burroughs was a WW II Army veteran and a member of the honor guard. He was a retired sheet metal company foreman.

He was preceded in death by his parents, James and Jessie Shelton Burroughs, sister Mary Corum and brother Doc Burroughs.

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy Williams Burroughs of the home; sisters, Hester and husband Hassie Corum of Reidsville and Ellen and husband Carl Rhew of Elon College; brother Frank and wife Annette Burroughs of Summerfield; several nieces and nephews and special neighbor Maudine Lovelace.

Family will receive friends from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at Fair Funeral Home.

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