Rolley Arthur


Rolley Mae Moore Arthur, 82, of Cleveland, became a new member of heaven's choir on Tuesday, April 16, 2019. 

She was the daughter of the late Lorene Moore Tippens and Frank Clayton. She was preceded in death by her husband, E.W. Arthur; her daughter, Joanne Suits: her sons, Stephen, Ronnie and Butch Arthur; her grandson, Joshua Suits; her grandparents, Alex and Jane Moore; her nephew, Donnie Green; her sister, Juanita Wilcheck; and her brother, Wallace Tippens. 

She worked at Charleston Hosiery Mill, where she retired in 1997. She attended the New Hope Missionary Baptist Church where she had a personal relationship with Jesus. She will always be remembered singing one of her favorite songs, "He Touched Me." She also attended the Tabernacle Worship Center and loved her Church family. She was very proud of her family and loved them very much.

She will be missed by her daughters: Carla Adams and her husband, Rene, Sherry Johnson and her husband, Mike, and Pam Whitener and her husband, Budgie; her daughter-in-law, Cathey Arthur; her son-in-law, Robert Suits; her grandchildren: Butch Arthur II, Kelly Hall and her husband, Brandon, Sabrina Moore and her husband, James, Michael Johnson and his wife, Stacie, Crystal Rogers and her husband, James, Nathan Suits and his wife, Kelly, Matthew Arthur, Staci Johnson and Jason Marshall, Jason Suits, Angela Vargas and her husband, Edwin, Jennifer Carltron and her husband, Nathan, Alicia Whitener and Amber Monroy and her husband, Damian; her great-grandchildren: Curtiss Hall, Cena Haney, Alexis Arthur, Tori Tankersley, Cassie Hyde, Tyler Thompson, Summer Hesson, Troy Rogers, Autumn, Chelli, Mikaila and Miracle Johnson, Elizabeth and Sara Kate Suits, Daniel and Zoey McCray and Mikenzi and Colton Marshall; her great-great- grandchild, Jared Adams; her sister, Sherry Branch and her husband, Hubert, from North Carolina; her stepsister, Rita Anderson from Soddy-Daisy; her nephews: Jeff and Kevin Tippens, Scott Windgard, Patrick Welch, Skipper Hall, Joe Cranfield II and Stephen Young; and her nieces: Donna Leffler, Debbie Stanley, Tracy Woodruff and Cara Ann Cox. 

The Remembrance of Life service will be conducted on Saturday, April 20, 2019, at 1 p.m. at the Jim Rush Funeral and Cremation Services, Wildwood Chapel, with the Rev. Anthony Howard and Bishop Daniel Carlton officiating. 

Interment will follow in the Antioch Church of Christ Church Cemetery with Michael R. Johnson II, Nathan Suits, Jason Suits, Troy Rogers, Damian Monroy, Jason Marshall, Edwin Vargas and Matthew Arthur serving as active casket bearers.  Honorary casket bearers will be Rene Adams, Mike Johnson, Budgie Whitener, Robert Suits, Jeff Tippens, Kevin Tippens and Nathan Carlton. 

The family extends special thanks to Gearldine Green, C.L. Moore and his wife, Peggy, Rosie and Steve Huff and best friend Joyce Green. 

The family will receive friends from 6 to 9 this evening at the funeral home.

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