Mrs. Janet Knipp Roe, age 84, of Olive Hill, Kentucky, passed away Saturday evening, January 23, 2021, at St. Claire Healthcare Center in Morehead, Kentucky.
She was born May 2, 1936, in Carter County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Paul and Eva Barker Knipp.
Janet was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ since 1955 and had worked as a seamstress for over 40 years. She enjoyed going to church and spending time with her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her loving husband of 53 years, Roy Frank “Troy” Roe; two daughters, Ruth Ann Smith and Judy Bowling; two brothers, Lowell Knipp and Ralph Knipp; and two sisters, Gaythel Bryant and Ester Huntsman..
Janet is survived by five grandchildren, Robin Yanquas (Rex), Dava Jordan (William), Felicia Bowling, Brett Bowling (Amy) and Jared Bowling; 12 great grandchildren; two great-great grandchildren; two brothers, Kenny Knipp of Olive Hill, Kentucky and Gary Knipp of Grayson, Kentucky; and one sister, Maxine Roe of Olive Hill, Kentucky. She also leaves many other family members and friends who will sadly mourn her passing.
Funeral services will be held at 12 noon Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at Globe Funeral Chapel in Olive Hill, Kentucky, with Brother John Bradley and Brother John Jordan officiating. Interment will follow in the Kiser Cemetery in Olive Hill, Kentucky.
Friends may visit from 10:30 a.m. to 12 noon Tuesday, January 26, 2021, at Globe Funeral Chapel, 17277 West US Highway 60, Olive Hill, Kentucky 41164.
Tyler Barker, Matthew Bowling, Corey Barker, Evan Jordan, Nathan Bowling and Canan Barker will serve as pallbearers.
Due to COVID-19 regulations, we ask that everyone wear a mask and practice social distancing.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.globefc.com.