Carl David Roof, age 62 of Big Clifty passed away Saturday, August 10, 2013 in Big Clifty. He was born July 2, 1951 in Grayson County, Kentucky, the son of Jessie Thomas & Mable Ellen King-Roof.
He was the owner of Central Kentucky Vase Company, earlier in life he worked construction as a heavy equipment operator and was a concrete finisher. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, going to “The Auction”, and spending time with his family & friends.
He is survived by his wife, Pamela Peters Roof of Big Clifty, two daughters, Carle Milliner (Matt) of Leitchfield & Savanna Roof of Big Clifty, three brothers, Richard Roof of Louisville, Merle & Gerald Roof both of Big Clifty, six sisters, Louise Fulkerson of Big Clifty, Doris Brown of Clarkson, Wanda & Sherlene Wright both of Caneyville, Deborah Lee of Leitchfield, & Sandra Morrison of Clarkson, three grandchildren, Dathan Meredith, Cody Roof, & Matti Milliner, several nieces & nephews, a host of friends, and his cat of 17 years, Mustard. Other than his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Matthew Roof and two brothers, Lloyd & Earl Roof.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m., Thursday, (August 15, 2013) at the Watson & Hunt Funeral Chapel in Leitchfield. Burial will be in the Cedar Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be held after 5:00 p.m., on Tuesday, from 9:00 a.m. until 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday, and from 9:00 a.m. until service time on Thursday at the funeral home.
In Lieu of flowers expressions of sympathy can be made in the form of donations to assist with funeral expenses.