Gladys Gilbert Roland (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Tuesday, November 25, 2008 at University Hospital, Mrs. Gladys Gilbert Roland, 89, wife of the late Archie Lee Roland. Mrs. Roland was a native of Bostwick, GA and had lived in Augusta since 1949. She was a homemaker, member of the Eastern Star and member of Southgate Baptist Church. Family members include her sons and daughters-in-law: Franklin and Jean Cape of Bostwick, GA, Thomas Lee and Hwan Hui Roland of Evans, James Archie Roland of Lincolnton, William E. and Phyllis Roland of Martinez; daughter: Faye Ellen Trotter of Winterville, GA; sister and brother-in-law: Frances Gilbert Chandler and Mel of Good Hope, GA; 20 grandchildren and a number of great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Friday, November 28, 2008 at 11:00 A.M. at Southgate Baptist Church with Rev. Joel Hawkins officiating. Pallbearers will be Tom Roland, Ryan Roland, Craig Brown, Chuck Brown, Eddie Cape, Kenny Smith, Dustin Colson and Russell Fralick. Interment will follow at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Memorials may be made to Southgate Baptist Church, 2226 Peach Orchard Rd, Augusta, GA 30906. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 6:00 until 8:00 at Thomas Poteet & Son Funeral Directors, 214 Davis Rd., Augusta, GA 30907 (706) 364-8484. Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-November 26, 2008