AUGUSTA, Ga. - Entered into rest Monday, April 12, 2010 at Trinity Hospital. Mr. Roland Solomon of Silverton Road. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, April 19, 2010 at 11:00 a.m. from Good Shepherd Baptist Church, 1714 Olive Road with Reverend Clarence Moore officiating. Interment will be in Walker Memorial Park. Mr. Roland was born in Lagos, Nigeria to the late Mr. and Mrs. Edward Solomon. He became a citizen of the United States in 1960. Mr. Roland was a mechanic for the New York City Transit and retired after seventeen years of service. Survivors are a loving wife of forty-six years, Flossie Solomon; son, Alexander (Arlene) Solomon and daughter, Patricia Hardy, both of New York City, NY; and a son and daughter residing in Africa; one sister of Africa; three grandchildren; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. Friends may call the residence or W. H. Mays Mortuary, 1221 James Brown Boulevard, Augusta, GA 30901 (706) 722-6401.
The Augusta Chronicle-April 18, 2010