Roger Dale Dunevant, 65 died peacefully at home on November 15, 2017. A lifelong resident of Buckingham County, he was an outdoor enthusiast from early childhood.
Roger was the owner/operator of Dunevant Tree Thinning Co., specializing in the thinning of pine plantations. He was an active member of the Virginia Loggers Association and the Virginia Forestry Association. Roger was a recipient of the Virginia Forestry Association’s Logger Merit Award and was featured in the February 1998 issue of Southern Logging Times.
He is survived by his wife of 28 years Joanna Taylor Dunevant, his mother Annie Mae (Jud) Shows and siblings Trish (Bill) Johnson, Billy (Rose) Dunevant, Bruce (Kay) Dunevant and Nancy (Doug) Rush; by his parents-in-law Sue and Dick Taylor and sisters-in-law Anita (Joe) Hays and Sue Ellen Skirkanich.
He is also survived by 11 nieces and nephews and their children and a large extended family. Roger was preceded in death by his father Richard Muriel Dunevant.
A memorial service will be held on December 2, 2017 at 11:00AM in Johns Memorial Church in Farmville, VA.
Memorial contributions may be made to Centra Hospic or Johns Memorial Church.