Roger (Julio) Dale Welborn, 65, of Mansfield, Louisiana entered into eternal rest on Friday, April 14, 2023, in Shreveport, Louisiana. Roger was born on May 25, 1957, in Mansfield, Louisiana to Weber Welborn and Mary Opal Paddie Welborn.
A visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. on Tuesday, April 18, 2023, located at Rose-Neath Funeral Home-943 Polk Street, Mansfield, Louisiana 71052. Funeral services honoring the life of Roger will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, April 19, 2023, at the funeral home. Officiating the service will be Pastor Tony Shreffler. Interment will be held at Converse Cemetery in Converse, Louisiana.
Roger was preceded in death by his parents, Weber Welborn and Mary Opal Welborn; brother, Huey Fourd, II; uncles, Randall Graves and Benjamin Paddie. He is survived by his son, Carlos Reed of Lubbock, Texas; daughter, Sabrina Welborn-Cotton (Elijah) of Center, Texas; sisters, Jackie Graves of Pleasant Hill, Louisiana, Amelia Sanders of Mansfield, Louisiana, and Cathy Fourd of Jonesborough, Louisiana; nieces, Samantha Wages (Kenyon) of Jonesborough, Louisiana, and Tabitha Fourd of Jonesborough, Louisiana; nephews, Trevor Moore of Mansfield, Louisiana, Huey Fourd, III of Jonesborough, Louisiana and Antijuan Lathan of Center, Texas; grandchildren, Porter Moody, Sekeydric Ratcliff, Peyton Reed, Peija Reed, Payson Reed, and Serenity Cotton; great-grandson, Landon Moody; aunts, Mary Lee Graves of Pleasant Hill, Louisiana and Bobbie Sanders (Douglas) of Mansfield, Louisiana; and uncle, Alex Paddie of Longview, Texas.
Honoring Roger as pallbearers will be Antijuan Lathan, Travor Hubbard, Huey Fourd, III, Jamichael Fourd, Nathin Wages, and Kenyan Wages, Jr.