He was born in Harlan, Kentucky, the son of Clark and Linda Scott Bargo.
Roger was a born again Christian and a member of the Hopewell Baptist Church in Corbin.
He was preceded in death by his father, Clark Bargo and one sister, Sue Bargo.
He is survived by his wife of 42 years, Janice Bargo; mother, Linda Scott Bargo; three sons: Mike Bargo and wife, Leah; Tim Bargo and wife, Tammy; and Tony Bargo and wife, Tammy, all of Corbin; eight grandchildren, five brothers: Ottis Bargo and wife, Wanda, Loveland, Ohio; Delbert Bargo, Thompsonville, Ill; Royal Bargo and wife, Eva, of Harlan; Bruce Bargo and wife, Pat, Pittsburg, Ill; and Leon Bargo and wife, Doris, Harlan; a brother-in-law, Cecil Campbell and wife, Etta, Heidrick; sister-in-law, Ruby Elliott, of Corbin; numerous nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Visitation will be held today from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home in Corbin.
Funeral services will be conducted Sunday at 3 p.m. at the funeral home with the Rev. Herschel Walker officiating.
Burial will follow in the Gray Cemetery at Gray.
Written messages of condolence may be sent to the family by logging on to vankirkgrisellfuneralhome.com.