Dateline: January 12, 2006
Roland of Hedley died Sunday, January 8, 2006, in Amarillo at
the age of 88.
Services were held at
3 p.m. Wednesday, January 11, 2006, in Robertson Chapel of Memories with
Rev. Bob Thomas, Odyssey Hospice Chaplain, officiating. Burial was in the
Rowe Cemetery with arrangements by Robertson Funeral Directors, Inc.
Mr. Roland was born
December 23, 1917, in Whitesboro, Texas, to James Wesley and Velma Lee
Butcher Roland. He married Jessie Mae Farmer on May 24, 1941, at Durant,
Bob worked for many
yeas as a rancher for three ranches. He was a resident of Hedley and
Donley County most of his life. He was a member of the Hedley Lions Club
and a member of the Church of Christ in Hedley.
He was preceded in
death by his wife on September 1, 2002.
Survivors include one
son, Bob Roland and wife Pat of Amarillo, one sister, Ethel Favor of
Amarillo, eight nieces and nephews, and one granddog, Sadie Mae.
The family requests
that memorials be sent to Odyssey Hospice, 1000 S. Jefferson, Amarillo, TX
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