James Edward Roll, age 82, passed away on July 17, 2017 at
Paoli Health and Living in Paoli, IN. He was born on October 13, 1934 in
Fredericksburg, IN to Carl and Bessie Roll.
James married Barbara Garrison on June 14, 1953. They have celebrated 64 years
of marriage. James was a farmer and a former employee of Porter Paints. He was a
handyman. James loved to paint, mow, and tinker with old tractors.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Bessie Roll, 6 brothers, and 3
James is survived by his wife, Barbara, his children, Vicky (Denny) Griffitts, Steve
Roll, Sheryl (Dave) Shaffer, and Stacey Roll, 4 grandchildren, Julie Hampton,
Michelle Griffitts, Denny Griffitts, and Arricka Stone, 9 great-grandchildren,
Allyson, Cameron, Griffin, Tanner, Hattie, Lexi, Shelby, Niko, and Harper.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Friday, July 21, 2017 at Love Funeral Home
in Palmyra, IN. Visitation will be Love Funeral Home on Thursday, July 20, 2017,
from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and on Friday, July 21, 2017 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Burial
will follow at Kay’s Chapel Cemetery.