He was retired from Phillips Lighting and was a member of Hustonville Baptist Church. He was a US Army veteran.
Roy is survived by his wife of 63 years, Amy Lee Greer Newcomb; four brothers: Bobby, Bennie, Donnie and Ronnie and three sisters: Virginia, Bessie and Justine.
Services will be at 1 pm, Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. John Pennick with burial at Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Donnie Newcomb, Bennie Newcomb, Ronnie Newcomb, Tim Fish, Jan Fish and Jeff Hasty. Visitation after 10 am, Tuesday.