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Frances Irby Roller

Mrs. Frances Irby Roller of Mt. Laurel died Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at her home. She was born in the Providence Community March 20, 1922 to the late James Clarence and Elizabeth Walker Irby and was 90 years old. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Everett Roller, and son Jerry Roller. 

She was a member of Mt. Laurel United Methodist Church and Mt. Laurel United Methodist Women. 

Mrs. Roller is survived by her daughter, Patricia Roller Barker, of Waverly; son Wayne Roller and wife Debbie of South Boston; and two brothers, Kenneth Irby and wife Nancy of South Boston and John Wayne Irby and wife Becky of Mt. Laurel.  She also is survived by five grandchildren, Justin Roller of New York City; Chris Barker and wife Dana of Fredericksburg; David Barker and wife Caitlin of Orlando, Fla.; Beth Roller of Richmond; Daniel Roller of Danville; one great-grandchild, Jack Barker; brother-in-law Aubrey Roller and wife Hilda; 10 nieces and nephews, including Robin Yates and Jeff Irby, who were so special to her. She also is survived by three daughters-in-law, Patsy Irby of Richmond, Janice Irby of South Boston and Jean Irby of Virginia Beach.

Mrs. Roller also is preceded in death by three brothers: Carroll, Ray and Lynwood Irby; and her son-in-law, Jimmy Barker.

The family received friends at Powell Funeral Home in South Boston on Sunday, Dec. 30, from 5 to 7 p.m. Funeral services will be Monday, Dec. 31, at 11 a.m. at Mt. Laurel United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

 In lieu of flowers, consider Mt. Laurel United Methodist Church, c/o Mrs. Becky Irby, 4233 Mt. Laurel Road, Clover, Virginia 24534.

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Arrangements are by Powell Funeral Home, South Boston.