Johnson City Press Saturday, July 4, 2015


Published May 16th, 2012 9:33 pm

Mr. Roscoe E. Head, 89, of Johnson City, died Tuesday, May 15, 2012, at his home.
Roscoe was from Unicoi County and moved to Johnson City in 1938. He was the son of the late John Hunter and Martha Britt-Head. He was employed by Bolton Block Company for 45 years, where he was a sales representative. He served 3¬Ĺ years in the Army during WWII and served in Europe for 2 years. Mr. Head was a member of Heritage Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Geneva Hill-Head; two brothers, Mark and James Head; and one sister, Edith Hager.
He is survived by his two daughters, Gail Victoria Kiser and husband, Howard, of Jonesborough, and Patricia Stephenson and husband, Tony, of Flag Pond; sons, Steven R. Head and wife, Betty, and Randall R. Head and wife, Pat, all of Johnson City; two brothers, Steven J. and Bill Head; two sisters, Rosalee Langley and Alice Hamilton; four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Thursday from 6-8 p.m. at Morris-Baker Funeral Home with services immediately following at 8 p.m. and Dr. Reggie Weems officiating.
Burial will be held Friday at 11a.m. at Roselawn Memory Gardens. Pallbearers will be friends and family.
Memorials may be made to Heritage Baptist Church, Building Fund, 1512 John Exum Parkway Johnson City, TN 37604.
Memories and Condolences may be sent to the family at
Arrangements entrusted to Morris-Baker Funeral Home and Cremation Services, 2001 Oakland Ave., Johnson City, 37601. (423) 282-1521