Dennis Wayne Roller, 71, of Dowelltown passed away Friday morning, Sept. 30, 2022 at his residence. He was born Nov. 13, 1950 to his parents, the late Ivory Eugen and Billie Marie Cooley Roller. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son, Chris Roller, and brother, Danny Roller. He attended the Snow Hill Baptist Church and was a U.S. Army Veteran and retired from the National Guard. Dennis is survived by his wife, Eva Roller of Dowelltown; daughter, Carla Roller (Rusty Young) of Dowelltown; daughter-in-law, Jennifer Cantrell of Centertown; three grandchildren, Cameron (Samantha) Roller, Caleb (Ashley) Roller, Alyssa Roller and Zackary Young; one great-grandson, Rylan Roller; and one expectant great-granddaughter; sister, Sharon (Billy) Washer of Smithville; several nieces and nephews; special aunt, Jo Smithson of McMinnville; and his church family and friends. Graveside services and interment was 3:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 3 at DeKalb Memorial Gardens with Bro. Todd Pack officiating. Visitation was Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. at DeKalb Funeral Chapel. There was no visitation Monday. Family and friends met at DeKalb Memorial Gardens for the graveside service at 3:30 p.m. In addition to flowers, the family asked that donations be made to New Frontiers, in memory of Dennis. DeKalb Funeral Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
(McMinnville, Tenn.) Oct. 5, 2022