Services for Sandra Troxel Roland will be conducted from Harrod Brothers Funeral Home on Thursday at 2 p.m. with Pastor Todd Lester officiating. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be Thursday from 12 p.m. until time of the service.
Mrs. Roland passed away Saturday, October 13, 2012, after a short illness.
Born in Anderson County on March 22, 1947, Sandy was the daughter of the late Margaret Pauline Troxel and David Marshall Troxel. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her son, Vincent Morris. Mrs. Roland is survived by her husband, Dale Roland; her son, Jason Brewer (Susie); stepdaughters, Amy Knecht (Phil) and Katie Shelton (Ricky); grandsons, Jack and Sam Brewer, Parker Knecht, and Sawyer Shelton; special sister-in-law, Vicki Castanis (Steve); and brother-in-law, Gene Roland.
Sandy retired from Bellsouth Telephone Company in 2000 after 30 years of distinguished service. She was highly respected for her organizational skills and attention to detail. She held several supervisory positions spanning many aspects of the communication business. A more dedicated employee could not have been found. Sandy was a member of the Crestwood Baptist Church.
Todd Rodgers, Kyle Rodgers, Adam Rodgers, Ronnie Sharp, Phil Knecht, and Ricky Shelton will serve as Pallbearers. Honorary Bearers will be Butch Govoni, Sheila Brewer, Joyce Peach, Dickie Nevins, Bob Kohler, David Edwardsen, and Mark Wilhoite.
Arrangements are under the direction of Harrod Brothers Funeral Home. Condolences may be shared via the online guestbook at www.harrodbrothersfuneralhome.com.