ROGER BOOTHJune 26th, 2020 | Paid Obituary
Roger Winston Booth, age 73, of Texarkana, Arkansas, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, June 25, 2020. Heaven is rejoicing with his coming! Roger was born November 11, 1946, in Texarkana, Texas and was a lifetime resident of Texarkana, Arkansas. Roger loved the Lord, his family, and his friends. He was always ready for a fun time and a memory maker. Roger was a lifetime member of Beech Street First Baptist Church. Roger served as a deacon with a big heart and a commitment to help in many areas of the church. Roger founded and operated Booth Electronics for 30 years. He enjoyed his retirement years and he was known to say, "Every day is a Saturday for me, except Sunday. On Sunday, I go to church and the paper is bigger." He was so much fun to be around and spent lots of his time helping others. Roger will be missed dearly by his family, many friends, and acquaintances. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clay and Maxine Booth. Roger leaves behind his wife, Judy, and their children Jeremy Booth and his wife Kristyn Booth of Austin, Texas, and Nicole (Booth) and her husband Hugh Jarratt, residents of Fayetteville, AR. They have four grandchildren, Clay and Ava Booth, and McCall and Bo Jarratt. Roger is survived by his older sister, Sue Ellen Booth Burns and her husband Robert Burke Burns of Texarkana, Arkansas and one aunt, nieces, nephews, and cousins. A celebration of his life will be held Saturday, June 27th at 11:30 A. M. at Beech Street First Baptist Church with Rev. Chad Hughes officiating. Burial will be at East Memorial Gardens Cemetery under the direction of Texarkana Funeral Home, Arkansas. For those who cannot attend the service, it will be livestreamed on the Beech Street First Baptist Church Facebook page as well as their website: beechstreetfbc.org. The family will receive friends at the church Saturday from 10:30 A.M. until service time. His body can be viewed at the funeral home from 10 A.M.- 7 P.M. Friday. Memorials may be made to Beech Street First Baptist Church, 601 Beech Street, Texarkana, AR 71854, or to Samaritan's Purse at samaritanspurse.org, or Samaritan's Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607. Online registration is at www.texarkanafuneralhome.com.