First Responders 04

Roger Zale Suggs

September 21, 1948 ~ July 27, 2022 (age 73)


Roger Zale Suggs, age 73, of Supply passed away on Wednesday, the twenty seventh of July 2022 following a lengthy illness.

Roger was born in Brunswick County, NC on the twenty-first of September 1948 to the late William Percy and Helen Odell Evans Suggs. In addition to his parents, Roger was preceded in death by two brothers, Dale Wayne Suggs and infant-William Harley Suggs.

Roger was a gift to the supply area and devoted much of himself to the community. He was a founding member of the Supply Volunteer Fire Department and served as it’s chief for seventeen years. He served in many capacities as captain through the years and remained active up until 1999. Roger was a longtime member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints. He was also an owner/operator of an electrical and hardware supply store in Shallotte.

Surviving are his wife, Loren M. Suggs; five children, Rodney Wayne Suggs, Alanna Allen and husband Jason, Lyndsey Daley, Bradley Suggs and wife Kayla, Thomas Daley and wife Nikki; a sister, Myrna S. Bennett and husband Rev. Dr. Foyd Bennett; grandchildren, Samantha Suggs Trent Allen, Bradley Keener, Camren Daley, Braxton Allen, Zach Daley, Kayden Suggs, Jayde Daley, Sahara Braddy, Khloe Suggs, Waylon Suggs, Wynona Suggs; and great grandchildren, Rhetlee Kinlaw and Riley Suggs.

Funeral services will be conducted at two o'clock in the afternoon on Monday the first of August 2022 in the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Copas Road, Shallotte by Bishop Jeffrey Wiegand.

The family will have a time of visitation from one o’clock until two o’clock Monday prior to the service.

Interment will follow in the Riley Sellers and Fred Cumbee Cemetery, Supply.

Active pallbearers will be Trent Allen, Bradley Keener, Camren Daley, Braxton Allen, Zachary Daley and Kayden Suggs.

Honorary pallbearers will be David Deevers, Charles Mehalic and John Mehalic.

The family requests with gratitude that you consider donating in Roger’s name to the Supply Fire & Rescue Station 13, PO Box 48, Supply, NC 28462 or to the Lower Cape Fear Life Care Center Kitchen, Brunswick House at 955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia, NC 28422.

Online condolences are encouraged and may be sent to the family at

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Roger Zale Suggs, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Roger

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Michael J. Fulwood Funeral Service Licensee

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


August 1, 2022

1:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
4669 Mintz Street
Shallotte, NC 28470

Funeral Service
August 1, 2022

2:00 PM
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints
4669 Mintz Street
Shallotte, NC 28470

Interment following funeral service
August 1, 2022

Riley Sellers and Fred Cumbee Cemetery
Turnpike Road
Supply, NC 28462

Please note
Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Shallotte Ward is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting. Topic: Suggs Funeral Time: Aug 1, 2022 01:30 PM Eastern Time (US and Canada) Join Zoom Meeting Meeting ID: 846 4449 3152 Passcode: suggs


Supply Fire and Rescue Station 13
PO Box 48, Supply NC 28462

SECU Lower Cape Fear Hospice Kitchen
955 Mercy Lane, Bolivia NC 28422

© 2022 Michael J, Fulwood Funeral Service Licensee. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility