Deborah Marie Roach
June 17, 2023

Deborah Marie Roach, 64 of Rock Spring, GA passed away Saturday, June 17th, 2023 and was reunited with her beloved daughter Tracy Roberts.

Deborah was a hard worker and worked for a variety of businesses such as: Sonic, Village South Bakery, Shaw, and RGIS. Deborah was a very sweet lady with a kind heart, and was a very loving mother. She was compassionate, understanding and a good listener.  Deborah was a good cook and this encouraged her son, Tony, to become a wonderful cook, as well.  She and Tony were very close and visited local zoos together seeing her favorite animal, the tiger. They also enjoyed trips to Florida to visit Disney World, a trip to the beach, and Universal Studios. Deborah loved listening to her son, whom she adored, sing their favorite country, contemporary Christian and classic rock music. She enjoyed watching Tony play Mario on the Nintendo, watching WWE wrestling, and a variety of movies and television shows. Deborah was very fond of her pets throughout her life and considered them members of the family.


She is preceded in death by her much-loved daughter, Tracy Roberts and her treasured brother, Rickey Plank; parents, Forest and Marie Plank.

Survivors include her wonderful son, Tony Roach; granddaughters, Hannah and Bre Roberts; grandson, Jeremy Headrick; and brothers, LeRoy Plank and Bobby Plank.

Arrangements are by the South Crest Chapel of Lane Funeral Home & Crematory, Rossville, GA.

Funeral Home in Charge

Lane Funeral Home – South Crest Chapel
833 Chickamauga Ave
Rossville, GA 30741