Roy William Floyd

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Roy William Floyd

August 10, 1935 - October 05, 2018

The Rev. Roy William Floyd, 83, Kokomo, passed away at 1:27 a.m. Friday, Oct. 5, 2018, at his residence. Born Aug. 10, 1935, in Kokomo, he was the son of the late John W. Floyd and Nellie F. (Michael) Floyd. On Sept. 13, 2004, in Sevierville, Tennessee, he married Patsy (Nelson) Harris, and she survives.
He was a veteran of the United States Army, serving in the Korean War. He was employed at Haynes International for 12 years, then went on to Chrysler for 28 years. He enjoyed metal detecting, playing the guitar and singing, going to camp meetings, preaching at revivals, and was in the group The Country Crusaders.
Survivors include his wife, Patsy Floyd, of Kokomo; one son, Mark Anthony (Brenda) Floyd, of Kokomo; two stepdaughters, Lori Harris, of Kokomo, Myrna (Kenny) Couch, of Milton, Kentucky; one stepson, Chuck Ingram, of Jonesboro, Indiana; one brother, Glen E. Floyd, of Kokomo; one sister, Edith B. Longworth, of Etowah, Tennessee; grandchildren, Tyler Floyd, Tiffany Floyd, Lacey Corn, Julie Hunter; step-grandchildren, Jessica (Juan) Espinoza, and John (Cari) Houston. There are also many great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Those who have preceded Roy in death are his wife of 43 years, Donna Jean (Duncan) Floyd; son, Travis Daniel Floyd; brothers, Harold, Kenneth, Eugene, Marvin, Cecil and Herbert Floyd; and sister, Margaret E. Benson.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at Ellers Mortuary, Webster Street Chapel, 3400 S. Webster St., Kokomo. Pastors Glen Waltman and Christine Young will officiate. Burial with military rites by the U.S. Army and the Kokomo Military Rites Team will follow at Sunset Memory Garden. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday at the mortuary.
You may read Roy's obituary at www.ellersmortuarywebster.com, where you may sign the guestbook or share a personal message to the family.
Published on October 9, 2018
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Thursday October 11, 2018

1:00 PM

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3400 South Webster Street, Kokomo, IN, USA

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Julie
Oct 09, 2018
We will miss you so much. I know you are with Grandma and Danny now and singing and playing in the heavily choir.. what a reunion you are having. You will always be the greatest...
Ronda Eller Stinson
Oct 09, 2018
I will never forget traveling with them in the motorhome going places to sing with Tony and Kenny, I laughing the whole way. Donna Jean and him sitting at the bar in the kitchen telling us stories. So many memories to list. Roy always gave me a hard time about being so loud! Lol. I know Donna Jean, Danny and him are having a great reunion.