- [S74] Atchley Funeral Home Records, Volume IV, 1987-1999, Larry D. Fox, (Smoky Mountain Historical Society), 16 May 1987.
Eva Sutton Floyd obituary
- [S112] Census, 1930.
name: Decima Rolen
event date: 1930
event place: District 01, Sevier, Tennessee
marital status: Married
estimated birth year: 1912
relationship to head of household: Wife
father's birthplace: Tennessee
mother's birthplace: Tennessee
enumeration district number: 0001
family number: 135
sheet number and letter: 7B
line number: 67
nara publication: T626, roll 2271
film number: 2342005
digital folder number: 4547919
image number: 00578
Household Gender Age Birthplace
head Claud Rolen M 28 Tennessee
wife Decima Rolen F 18 Tennessee
son C B Rolen M 0 Tennessee
- [S80] Rawlings Funeral Home, (http://www.rawlingsfuneralhome.com/), 29 Jul 2003.
Decima Ann Smelcer, 91, of Seymour went home to be with her Lord and loved ones that were waiting for her in heaven. Decima began her glorious journey at Sevier County Health Care Center surrounded by many of the people who loved her.
At an early age, Decima gave her life to her Lord Jesus and joined the New Salem Baptist Church. Since that time she has been a faithful servant of the Lord and church.
Her husbands, Claude Rolen and Richard Smelcer; children, Lois Proffitt and O.J. Rolen; brothers, Cled and Ivan Sutton; sisters, Rosie Presnell and Eva Williams were waiting to welcome her to her heavenly home.
Decima leaves behind to mourn her loss, daughters and sons-in-law, June and Kenneth Proffitt, Golee and Auburn Rolen, Sheila and Charles Patrick; sons and daughters-in-law, C.B. and Trudy Rolen, J. Roy and Teressa Rolen, Horace and Doris Rolen, Rev. Donald and Magdalene Rolen, Dexter and Linda Rolen; 18 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, 6 great great grandchildren; brother, Cleophus and Stella Sutton; son-in-law, Roy Proffitt. Besides the immediate family, Decima will be missed by many relatives and friends whose life she has touched during her lifetime.
Service will be 8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 31, 2003 at Rawlings Funeral Chapel with Rev. Andy Ball and Rev. David Newman officiating. Interment will be 11:00 a.m. Friday, August 1 at Rolen Breeden Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6-8:00 p.m. Thursday, July 31 at Rawlings Funeral Home.
The grandsons have been honored to serve as pallbearers for their grandmother.
Condolences may be conveyed to the family through our website
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
Groom's Name George Sutton
Groom's Birth Date
Bride's Name Ollie Valentine
Bride's Birth Date
Marriage Date 29 Mar 1903
Marriage Place Tennessee
Groom's Father's Name
Groom's Mother's Name
Bride's Father's Name
Bride's Mother's Name
Groom's Marital Status
Groom's Previous Wife's Name
Bride's Marital Status
Bride's Previous Husband's Name
Indexing Project (Batch) Number I03274-0
System Origin Tennessee-EASy
Source Film Number 1928642
Reference Number 477
- [S58] Marriage Certificate.
name: Ollie Valentine
also known as:
event date: 29 Mar 1903
event place: Cocke, Tennessee, United States
spouse: George Sutton
spouse's also known as: