Retired truck spotter James D. Roach Greenwood James D. Roach, 62, Greenwood, died Tuesday at the St Francis Hospital Center at Beech Grove after a sudden illness. He was born Jan. 6, 1919, in Cumber- land County, Ky., to Johnny and Ona (Short) Roach. He married Ola Christine Key and she survives. He worked for the Associated Track Lines as a spotter for 31 years, retiring this month. He had lived in the Greenwood area for 31 years. He was a member of the Park Avenue Church of Christ and the Teamsters Local 135. A service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Wilson-St. Pierre Greenwood Chapel with Brother Don Short officiat- ing. Friends may call from 2 to 9 tonight in the funeral home. Burial will be at Floral Park Cemetery in Indianapolis. Other survivors include a daughter, Teresa Ann Roach of Greenwood; a brother, Truman Roach of Brooksville, Ky., and two sisters, Ernestine Williams Dorothy Scott of Indianapolis.
Transcribed from documents in the Genealogy Library Family Files collection of the Johnson County Museum of History, 135 N. Main Street, Franklin, IN 46131