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LaVerne J. Roland

Thursday, November 29, 2007

Born 12-29-1928 -- Died 11-17-2007

LaVerne J. Roland, 78, of Williford, Ark., died Nov. 17, 2007, at the White River Medical Center in Batesville. She was born Dec. 29, 1928, in Waco, Texas, the daughter of the late Fred Milloway and Maude (Slagle)?Milloway.

She graduated from the University of Michigan with a teaching degree. She taught for over 25 years before retiring from the board of education in Flint, Mich. She moved to Arkansas in 1987 from Flint, Mich.

She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary and of the Peace Lutheran Church in Cherokee Village, Ark.

She is survived by: one daughter, Kay Roland of ?Hardy; one brother, Bill Milloway and wife, Annette of Arkadelphia; one sister, Bobbie Smith of Arkadelphia; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; Troy Roland; and one son, Kenneth Roland.

A memorial service will be held Dec. 2 at the Oaklawn Cemetery in Highland Ark., with Pastor Brian Pummill officiating. Arrangements were under the direction of the Tri-County Funeral Home of Highland.