Melinda Gail Roach, age 53 of Stone Mountain, passed away Monday, February 7, 2005. Funeral Services will be held 1 PM Wednesday, February 9, 2005 at the Chapel of Horis Ward Funeral Home, Rockdale Chapel, Conyers. Rev. Nolan Jackson will officiate. Burial Crestlawn Memorial Park, Atlanta. Ms. Roach was a 1969 Graduate of Towers High School in Decatur, a Postal Rural Carrier with the Snellville Post Office, and attended Calvary Baptist Church in Snellville and Belmont Baptist Church in Conyers. Ms. Roach was preceded in death by Father, Luther W. Roach, Sr. and Sister, Carol Lucus. She is survived by Children: Melinda “Shey” Eiland, Charlotte, NC, “Dylan” Reginald Eiland, Atlanta, and “Joshua” Aaron Roach, Conyers; Stepchildren: Ronnie Ashley and Timmy Leach of Texas; Mother: Annie Laura Roach, Conyers; Brothers: Luther W. and Linda Roach, Jr., Covington, Michael W. and Vicki Roach, Cartersville, Roy E. and Jennie Sue Roach, Conyers; Sisters: Sandra R. Mitchell, Auburn, Phyllis R. Sanders, Loganville, Darlene & Jeff Brown, Cullman, AL, Renee & Greg Sargeant, Conyers, Joan Larkin, Riverdale; Several Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces, Nephews, Great Nieces and Nephews, and Special Friends. Family will receive friends 2-4 PM and 6-9 PM Tuesday, February 8 at Horis Ward Funeral Home, Rockdale Chapel, 1999 Hwy. 138, SW, Conyers. Tim Stewart Funeral Home, 300 Simonton Road, Lawrenceville, GA in charge of arrangements. (770)962-3100.