Roman Francis Bige


Roman Francis Bige, 80, of Charleston, passed away on Monday, Jan. 30, 2023.

He was born on April 1, 1942, to the late Joesph and Lottie Bige. He retired from M&M Mars.

In addition to his mother and father, he was preceded in death by his previous wife, Phyllis Overly Bige; and brother-in-law, Lloyd “Bud” Adams; and his beloved dog, “Toby.”

He leaves behind to cherish his memory, his two daughters, Jennifer Bige of Norcross, Georgia, and Audrey Bige of Cleveland; and his companion, Barbara Miller.

Roman’s family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 11, 2023, at Companion Funeral Home, Cleveland Chapel.

A Celebration of Life service will be held at 1 p.m.

You are invited to share a personal memory of Roman or your condolences with his family at his online memorial at



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