About Jerome Kirby Rolan:
ROLAN, Jerome Kirby of Ingram. Age 90. Died 2/10/1987 (Tuesday) in Sid Peterson Memorial Hospital in
Kerrville, Tx. Funeral services held 2/11 (Wed.) at 7 p.m. in Grimes Funeral Home, Kerrville. Graveside
services held 2/12 (Thursday) in the Salty Cemetery near Thorndale with Leroy Cast officiating. He was
BORN 9/19/1896, son of the late Andrew Jackson Rolan & Ellen Wallen Rolan. He was married to Viola Morgan
on 1/2/1921 in the Millerton Community near Rockdale. Wife preceded him in death in 1971. He lived in
Houston, Lexington, and after retirement in 1965, in Ingram. SURVIVORS: 3 daughters, Audrey Brune of
Thorndale, Ethel Strauss of Ingram and Lola Harmon of Ingram; sister, Mrs. Bert Traffanstedt of Calistoga,
Ca.; brother, Jim Rolan of Tomball, Tx.; 10 grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, and a host of nieces
and nephews. SS Death Benefit on #460-09-4457. Benefit info states birth day at 9/9/1896.
About Viola Beatrice Morgan:
ROLAN, Mrs. Violet Beatrice (J. K.) of Ingram. Age 70. Died 12/1971 (Monday) (in paper 12/16/71) unexpectedly
following a heart attack in a Kerrville hospital. Services held (Thursday) at the Thorndale Baptist
Church. Burial in Salty Cemetery. Rev. Howard Buchanan officiated. Plummer-Fair Funeral Directors of
Kerrville in charge of arrangements. She was BORN 11/22/1901 as Violet Beatrice Morgan in Milam County.
Married J.K. Rolan on 1/2/1921. She had resided in Ingram for the past 6 years and was a member of the
Church of Christ. Preceded in death by a son. SURVIVORS: Husband, J.K. Rolan; 3 daughters, Mrs. L.L.
(Audrey) Brune of Thorndale, Mrs. Lawrence (Ethel) Strauss of Houston and Mrs. Lola Gage of Ingram;
sister, Miss Annibel Morgan of Kerrville; 2 brothers, E.A. Morgan of Roswell, NM. and Dewey Morgan of
Portland, OR.; 10 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren.