Roger W. Baugher (76) of Neoga


Published on October 27 2017 5:47 pm

Roger W. Baugher, 76, of Neoga, Illinois passed away at 9:06 a.m. Friday, October 27, 2017, at HSHS St. Anthony's Memorial Hospital of Effingham.

A Memorial Service will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, November 4, in the East Side Nazarene Church, 2129 South 9th Street, Mattoon with Pastor Robert Warren officiating. Burial will be in French Cemetery of Allenville. Memorials may be made to the Make A Wish Foundation, or Donor's Choice.

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He was born July 26, 1941, in Allenville, the son of Woodrow and Virginia (Pettit) Baugher. Roger married Joyce Marshall January 8, 1966, in Bethany. He was a retired truck driver for Miller-Overton Trucking and for Nobel Doak's trucking company. He was a member of the East Side Church of the Nazarene of Mattoon and a former member of the Neoga Fire Department. He enjoyed antique tractors and heavy equipment. Roger also enjoyed being with his family and friends.

Roger leaves his wife Joyce Baugher of Neoga; son, Jason Baugher (wife Sheryl) of Toledo; three daughters, Lisa Cline (husband Joe) and Launa O'Guinn (husband Kevin) all of Neoga and Lacey Inman (husband Joe) of Champaign; mother, Virginia Eaton of Neoga five sisters, Teresa Turner (husband Richard) of Bartelsville, OK, Marsha Beals of Columbia, TN, Cheryl Poorman (husband Greg) Oklahoma City, OK, Carol Edwards of Tulsa, OK and Julie Ricke (husband Kevin) of Bingham; 11 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Roger was preceded in death by his father; brother, John Eaton and sister, Jeannine Phillips.