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James Richard Roller
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Birth: Mar. 6, 1868
Gravel Switch
Marion County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Mar. 30, 1951
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA

Obit from Courier Journal, Louisville reads: JAMES RICHARD ROLLER, 83, SUCCUMBS IN LOUISVILLE --James Richard Roller, 83, formerly of the Gravel Switch section (Marion Co.,KY)died early Tuesday morning at his home in Louisville, Long a conductor with the L & N Railroad Company, he was retired several years ago. He was born and reared t Graves Switch but had made his hime in Louisville since he was a young man. He was a brother of Mrs. Joe Cox and Mrs. Mary Lankford of Lebanon.

Other survivors are two sons: Oliver V., and James C. Roller, and three daughters, Mrs.Gus H. (Bessie) Smith and Misses Neoma and Inez Roller, all of LOuisville; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Mr. and Mrs. Cox, Mrs. Lankford and Miss Leona McCarthy will attend the funeral services which are to be held at the Lee E. Cralle Funeral Chapel this morning at ll o'clock. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Louisville.

NOTE: HIS WIFE, Anna Laura Roller preceded him in death on May 2, 1935 at age 65. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Mary Ann Roller Whitehouse (1846 - 1902)
 
 Spouse:
  Laura Ann McMillen Roller (1870 - 1935)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Bessie Roller Smith (1891 - 1983)*
  James Chester Roller (1894 - 1964)*
  Neoma Rose Roller (1895 - 1980)*
  Oliver Vincent Roller (1898 - 1961)*
  Bluford Roller (1899 - 1930)*
  Inez Mary Roller (1904 - 1996)*
 
 Siblings:
  James Richard Roller (1868 - 1951)
  Edward Roller (1870 - 1945)*
  Mary Frances Whitehouse Lankford (1876 - 1957)*
  Seba Whitehouse Cox (1878 - 1968)*
  Zay William Whitehouse (1882 - 1963)*
  Martha Jane Whitehouse Raney (1898 - 1929)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Calvary Cemetery
Louisville
Jefferson County
Kentucky, USA
 
Created by: Joyce Luttrell (Yankey)
Record added: Aug 16, 2013
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James Richard Roller
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James Richard Roller
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James Richard Roller
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