Rolen, Stella M. Scarlett age 93, of Knoxville, passed away Saturday, November 5, 2016 at North Knoxville Medical Center. She was a member of Oakwood Baptist Church and Eastern Star Arema Chapter 466.
Preceded in death by husband, David N. Rolen, Jr. (Tan); parents, Rufus and Carrie Scarlett; sisters, Allie W. Lay, Bertha McAbee and Grace LaRue.
Survivors: daughters and sons-in-law, Jean and Ralph Roach of Indianapolis, IN, Ann and Butch Smith of Knoxville; grandchildren, Mark and Lupe Roach, Bryan and Marie Roach, Kimberley and Brian Pawlecki, Kevin and Christine Roach, all of Indianapolis, IN, David Smith and Christine Hawks of Columbus, OH, Christopher and Bethany Smith of Knoxville; great-grandchildren, Cristina, Bryan, Maddy, Macey, Caroline, Garrett, Caiti and Jason Roach, Jonathan and Jake Pawlecki, Aidan and Adelyn Smith; brother and sister-in-law, Rufus Jack and Blanche Scarlett; several special nieces and nephews.
Funeral service 6:00 p.m. Monday at Stevens Chapel with Dr. Charles Jenkins officiating. Family and friends will meet 10:45 a.m. Tuesday at Lynnhurst Cemetery for an 11:00 a.m. graveside service and interment. Memorials may be made to Oakwood Baptist Church, 111 East Columbia Avenue, Knoxville, TN 37917. Family will receive friends 4:00 to 6:00 p.m. Monday at Stevens Mortuary, Oglewood Avenue at North Broadway.
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