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Riley E. Roll

Riley E. Roll, 79, Marion, died Sunday, April 12, 2009.
Born June 7, 1929, in English, he was the son of the late William and Goldie Woolums Roll.
He was a 1947 graduate of English High School, served in Korea with the Army from 1951 to 1953, worked in construction until he retired in 1982 and was a member of the Labors Local Union 1112.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Jimmy E. Roll, and a sibling, Geraldine Purvis.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, the former Edith Powell; a son, Jeffrey E. Roll of Marion; three siblings, Charles H. Roll of Birdseye, Dixie Abston of Marion and Trixie Rudy of Gas City; and two grandchildren.
Services will be private.
Arrangements: Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service and Storey Chapel in Gas City are handling arrangements.