Roger Dale Flowers


Roger Dale Flowers was born July 7, 1955 to Gilford and Gertrude Flowers of Tulia, Texas. He passed away on Thursday, April 15, 2021 in Leander, Texas at the age of 65. He attended elementary, junior high and high school in Tulia and graduated in May of 1973.

Roger married Lorrie Buchanan April 8, 1977. They just celebrated 45 years together.Roger and Lorrie moved from Tulia, Texas to Round Rock, Texas where he went to work for the United Parcel Service driving a delivery truck. He worked there for eight years.

Roger and Lorrie then moved to Leander, Texas where he worked for the City of Leander Parks and Recreation Department as a supervisor until he retired in August of 2020. He retired after 15 years of dedicated service to the Leander community.

Roger had an abundance of friends and loved life. He loved everybody with his whole heart. He left us too early, as there were still goals he would have liked to accomplish. His cheerful personality and genuine caring attitude will be missed by anyone who knew him. He had a contagious smile with an ornery side and great sense of humor.

Roger is survived by his wife, Lorrie Buchanan Flowers of Leander; his son, Tanner Flowers of San Antonio; his daughter, Janae Flowers Burns of Leander; grandchildren, Kenzie, Chase, and Cyler; his brothers Roland Flowers (Sherma) of Happy and Doug Flowers (Marketta) of Amarillo; his nephews, Kirk Flowers (Penny) of Canyon, Gabe Flowers (Christina) of Happy, Roy Flowers (Jennifer) of Dallas, Shane Flowers (Tiffee) of Amarillo, Rob Bice (Julie) of McKinney and Bobby of Lytle; his nieces, Courtney Oles (Lee) of Lubbock, Kathryn Coppinger (Eric) of Amarillo and Jodie of Lytle; his brother in-law, Mark Buchanan (JoAnn) of Lytle; his sister in-law Vicki Buchanan Brant of Fort Worth and numerous aunts, cousins, great-nieces, great-nephews, and friends.

Lorrie, Tanner and Janae would like to thank the City of Leander Parks and Recreation Department for all the love and support they have given them at this time of loss.
A Memorial Celebration will be held at the Mason Homestead, 1101 S. Bagdad Rd., Leander, Texas 78641 on Friday, April 30, 2021 at 10:30 A.M.