Roy "Kemo" Sandlin


Passed: Saturday, June 7, 2014
Funeral: Tuesday, June 10, 2014

Age: 66
Location: Greer, SC

Roy "Kemo" Timothy Sandlin, 66, died June 7, 2014 at Spartanburg Regional Medical Center.

A native of Spartanburg County, son of the late R.T. Sandlin and Janette Cox Sandlin Pace, he was a U.S. Army Veteran of Vietnam, where he was a recipient of the National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with 3 Bronze Service Stars, Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal, Combat Infantryman Badge, Army Commendation Medal, and Expert (Rifle).

Mr. Sandlin was of the Baptist faith.


Surviving are a brother and sister-in-law, Frankie and Kathy Sandlin of Greer; two sisters and brother-in-law, Joyce Wofford of Greer and Rhonda Sandlin and Barry Carpenter of Albuquerque, New Mexico. He loved his nieces and nephews.

He was predeceased by a sister, Chrystal Jordan.

Funeral Services:

Graveside services will be held 1:00 p.m. Tuesday at Wood Memorial Park.

Visitation will be held 6:00-8:00 p.m. Monday at The Wood Mortuary.

The families are at their respective homes.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Miracle Hill Ministries, P.O. Box 2546, Greenville, SC 29602 or www.hopeforthewarriors.org.

Online condolences may be made at www.thewoodmortuary.com.

Wood Mortuary

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