COMO, NC – Sgt. Roger Neil Fulton, age 57, passed away on Tuesday, December 29, 2020 at his home.
Sgt. Fulton was born on October 23, 1963 to the late Arthur Lee and Faye Baker Fulton in Washington, DC. He graduated high school in 1982 from S.D. Lee High School in Columbus, MS. Upon graduating, he served his country in the branch of the United States Army for almost 10 years. He was active in Desert Shield/Desert Storm in the 90’s, later being honorably discharged.
Roger was active in sports and church. He liked to bowl, watch football, ride motorcycles, and do crossword puzzles. He always took up for his siblings and looked out for them like the brother everyone would love to have. Roger was good to people, he helped them out in their time of need. He did not ever want to trouble or burden people. Gone too soon.
He leaves behind one brother, Roy C. Fulton of Kelford; two sisters, Wanda Drewry and husband Tim of Como, and Sherry Spence and husband Eddie Spence, Sr. of Como; and numerous aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, and cousins, who love him dearly.
A celebration of life graveside service will be held at the Highland Memorial Gardens on Wednesday, January 13, 2021 at 11:00 AM, Pastor Kevin Campbell officiating.
The family thanks Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service for helping them through an unexpected hectic year of all our lost loved ones. They are essential workers.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warrior Project, 4899 Belfort Road, Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL, 32256 or online by visiting www.tmcfunding.com/search fund, type: Roger Fulton
Garrett-Sykes Funeral Service – Ahoskie Chapel is handling the arrangements for the Fulton family and online condolences can be directed to the family by visiting www.garrettsykesfs.com.
Go easy brother and one day us tankers all will meet again at The Fiddlers Green. Slow salute for you TANKER.
My favorite memory of my uncle was his laugh and all the spade games we use to play together
Sherry & family, I am so sorry to hear about this additional tragedy in your family! Please know that you are in my thoughts and prayers at this difficult time! I love you all and want you to knoe that I am here for you if you need me. Love & hugs, Susie