In Loving Memory
Roy W. Sinquefield
1/22/1925 - 8/17/2010
Roy W. Sinquefield,
Kenansville, 85, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, August
17, 2010, after an extended illness.
He was born on January 22, 1925 in Coffee County, AL., and moved to Brevard
County, FL in 1960.
He was a Purple Heart recipient who served in France and Germany during
WWII. He was a member of First Missionary Baptist Church in Kenansville.
After his service in the US Military he was a minor league baseball player
and Manager for seven (7) years. He was the General Manager of the Holiday
Inns of Melbourne from 1960 1976. He then went on to manage the
Port Malabar Country Club and eventually became a professional truck driver
until his retirement. He married Annie Glenn Finney of Opelika, AL in
He was preceded in death by his parents, his infant daughters, Glenda
and Linda, and five (5) siblings.
He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Glenn; son, Jim, Palm Bay; son,
Tom, West Melbourne and several nieces and nephews.
The viewing will be Saturday, August 21, 2010 from 11:00 AM 1:00
PM and the funeral service will follow at 1:00 PM all at the First Missionary
Baptist Church, 760 South Canoe Creek Road, Kenansville, FL 34739.
Interment will follow at the Kenansville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers,
the family requests donations to the First Missionary Baptist Church in
memory of Mr. Sinquefield. Arrangements entrusted to Osceola Memory Gardens
Funeral Home, 2000 13th Street, St. Cloud, FL 34769, 407-957-2511, www.
osceolamemgds.com for online condolences.
be made in memory of Mr. Sinquefield to: First Missionary Baptist Church,
760 South Canoe Creek Road, Kenansville, FL 34739.