October 22, 1937 - July 2, 2018
Born in Atlanta, Georgia
Resided in Waycross, Georgia
He was born in Atlanta, GA but had resided in Waycross since 1974. He was a 1961 graduate of The University of Georgia where he received his Bachelor of Science and Masters in Education and was also a member of the University of Georgia Basketball Team. He was a teacher and coach employed by the Ware County Board of Education for many years and a member of First Baptist Church in Waycross and the Kiwanis Club.
Mr. Royer was a son of the late Hugh Royer, Sr. and Frances Edwards Royer. He was preceded in death by a sister, Anna Royer Dykes; and a brother, Hugh Royer, Jr.
He is survived by his wife, Frankie F. Royer of Waycross; a son, Dr. Hal Royer (Dr. Lana Riemann) of Brevard, NC; a daughter, Ashley Royer Waller (Dr. Thomas Waller) of Jacksonville, FL; four grandchildren, Eda Riemann Royer, Seth Waller, Parker Waller, and Davis Waller; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The family will be receiving friends Saturday morning (August 25, 2018) at First Baptist Church in Waycross from 10 until 12 o’clock in the social hall.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations made in his honor to Hospice Satilla, 808 Evergreen Way, Waycross, GA 31501.
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