Kevin James Roy
Kevin James Roy, 46, of Raywood, Texas, passed away August 20, 2013. He was born March 1, 1967 in Lafayette, Louisiana to Larry Roy and Earline Comeaux. He lived most of his life in Branch, LA, where he enjoyed rice and soybean farming. 16 years ago, Kevin met and a short time later married the love of his life, Lisa Pipkins.
Kevin was a loving father, husband, and friend. He had a heart of gold, always giving even when he didn’t have to give. Kevin never met a stranger. He loved the rodeo life-Kevin was a natural born cowboy. He was blessed to have fulfilled his lifelong dream of being a ranch owner. He enjoyed countless hours of fishing with his boys.
Kevin is preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Dennis and Eunice Comeaux; paternal grandparents, Clovis and Lucille Roy; his uncle Bob Lafosse; his aunt Ramona Venerella; and father-in-law Howard Pipkins.
He leaves behind to cherish in his memory his wife of 15 years, Lisa Roy; daughter Kaylan Pipkins, 16; sons, Devin Roy 12 and Hayden Roy 8; all of Raywood, TX; son Keith Greene of Cecilia, LA; four grandchildren,Alexis, Keith, Jr., Morgan and Dakota Green; dad Larry Roy and step-mom Sherry of Rayne; mom Earline Richard and stepdad David of Rayne; sisters Shonna Thibodeaux and husband, Benny; Rachelle Arceneaux and husband, Barry; all of Rayne, La; mother-in-law, Connie Pipkins of Raywood, TX; sisters-in-law, Sheri Doucet and husband, Danny, of Hampshire Fannett, TX; Pam Knox and husband, Billy, of Hull, TX; brother-in-law, Scott Pipkins; nephews, Max Arceneaux, Alex Arceneaux (godchild of Kevin), Kade Moorman and Kole Moorman; and nieces, Brittney Webb, Shae’ Doucet, and Alyssa Doucet;
Visitation was Tuesday, August 27, 2013, at First Baptist Church of Hull 7207 FM 834 E, Hull, TX 77564 from 6-9 p.m. The funeral service was be Wednesday, August 28, 2013, at 10:00 a.m. with a private burial consisting of family and close friends only, immediately following at Oakdale Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, the family requested donations be made in honor of Kevin, to the family, to help with unexpected expenses. An account has been set up at First Liberty National Bank in Liberty, TX.