Roll of Honor

Roger D. Johns

Roger D. Johns

  • Firefighter
  • Eagle Rock Volunteer Fire & Rescue
  • Virginia
  • Age: 63
  • Year of Death: 2017

Roger Dale Johns died on May 19, 2017, when he was struck by fire apparatus while serving as a spotter at the scene of a motor vehicle accident.

Roger was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps, a volunteer with the Eagle Rock Fire and Rescue Squad, and an organ donor.

He was preceded in death by his father, Charles “Lindy” Johns. He is survived by his wife, Missy Johns; mother, Marie Johns; daughter, Missy Doss; sons, Christopher Johns, Cullen Johns, and Adam Johns; stepchildren, Carri, Corey, and Chad Sparks; numerous grandchildren; sister and brother-in-law, Debbie and David Williams; brother and sister-in-law, Darryl and Tina Johns; and former wife, Amy Sartin.

He was remembered as a giving man who served his country, community, and other people.