Tolen Ishmand Roland

Tolen Ishmand Roland was born February 1, 1901

Tolen Ishmand Roland, 52, died Tuesday, May 12, 1953.

He was survived by his widow, Mrs. Rhodie Taylor Roland; four daughters, Mrs. H. W. Ard, Mrs. Bertie G. Roland, Columbia; Mrs. Carl B. Sturkie, Blaney, and Mrs. J. M. Yonce, West Columbia; a son, Conley L. Roland, USA, stationed in Germany; three brothers, Theron Roland, Cayce, Henry Roland, Swansea, and George Roland, Leesville, and six grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sunday, May 16, 1953 at 4 p.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church near Fairview. The Rev. J. L. Baggott of West Columbia and Rev. C. K. Wise will conduct the services. Burial will be in the churchyard.

Active pallbearers were Theron Yonce, Carroll Reese, Melton Sharpe, Junior Roland, O’Neal Yonce, and Edward Gunter.

The funeral party left the residence at 3 p.m.

Obituary Information:

May 15, 1953  Columbia Record (published as The Columbia Record)  
Columbia, South Carolina Page 17
May 15, 1953  State (published as The State) 
Columbia, South Carolina Page 11

Tombstone Information:

Located in Saint Johns Lutheran Church Cemetery
Batesburg, Lexington County, South Carolina, USA
Photo added by Glen England

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