Funeral services for Edward Winston Rolland, age 63, were
held at 10:00 a.m. on Saturday, July 15, 2000, in the First Baptist
Church in Howardwick with Rev. Jim Powell, Pastor of Hobart Baptist
Church in Pampa, officiating. Burial
was held at 1:30 p.m. at Memorial Park Cemetery in Amarillo under
the direction of Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc.
Mr. Rolland died Wednesday, July 12, 2000, in Claude.
He was born May 5, 1937, in Clovis, New Mexico, and was an
Amarillo resident for 35 years before moving to Howardwick in 1995.
He married Lois Tollison on March 7, 1959, at Farwell.
He worked as a truck driver for more than 35 years and
retired from Roadway Trucking in 1991.
He was a US Army Veteran and was a member of the First
Baptist Church in Howardwick.
Survivors include his wife, Lois Rolland of Howardwick; two
sons, Troy Rolland of Amarillo and Joe Rolland of Palestine, Texas;
one brother, Pete Rolland of Irving; two sisters, Mary Joyce Harding
and Dori Darby, both of Odessa; two granddaughters, Kristen Rolland
and Brandie Rolland, both of Amarillo; and several nieces and
Casket bearers were Lynn Dishong, Jeff Dishong, Joe Riggins,
Ken Stone, Greg Allen, and Dossie Nickell.