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Tammie Sue Roper

March 5, 1963 — September 30, 2019

Johnston City- Tammie Sue Roper, age 56, of Johnston City, passed away at 3:32pm on Monday, September 30, 2019 at her home.

Tammie was born in Fort Riley, Kansas on March 5, 1963, the daughter of Jimmie Gerald and Gloria Jean (Sizemore) Warren. She married Delbert Roper in Marion on December 27, 1996. He preceded her in death on May 28, 2019.

Tammie had worked as a Registered Nurse for various healthcare facilities including TIP Hospice, Choate, the Marion VA Hospital, and other local nursing homes.

Survivors include her mother- Gloria Jean Zimmer of Johnston City

Brother- Dennis Warren of West Frankfort

Brother- Brian Warren of Johnston City

Aunt- Bonnie Sizemore of Herrin

Niece- Ashley and Ryan Smelcer of West Frankfort

Great Niece and Great Nephews- Emily, Matthew, and Weston Smelcer

She was preceded in death by her father, husband, and grandparents.

Memorial services will be held at 2pm on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home in Herrin with Rev. Dave Nelson officiating. Inurnment will follow at Herrin City Cemetery. A time of visitation will be held from 1-2pm on Tuesday, October 8, 2019 at Johnson-Hughes Funeral Home. For more information, or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

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Saturday, August 10, 2019

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