Mary B. Roe

February 16, 1928August 23, 2014

Mary B. Roe, a resident of the East Brainerd area for over 50 years, died August 23rd. She was 86.

She was a native of the Chattanooga area and was a member of Concord Baptist Church. She was retired from General Electric (formerly 3M and American Lava) with over 37 years of service.

Mary was the daughter of the late Amon A. and Eva Bailey Rice. She was also preceded in death by her husband of 43 years Aaron N. Roe, as well as brothers Amon (Junior) and Raymond Rice and sisters Jo Holland and Eva Kilgore.

She is survived by brothers Franklin, James, and Doyle Rice as well as numerous cousins, nieces and nephews.

The family will recieve friends at Chattanooga Funeral Home East Brainerd Road Chapel on Sunday, August 24th from 1:00-3:30 pm.

Graveside service will be held 4:00 pm, Sunday at Plowman Cemetery in Apison, TN led by her nephew Fred Pierce. Pallbearers will include her nephews Charlie Poarch, Earl Rhinehart, and Michael Rice, her cousin Ronney Lee, and family friends Bobby Morris and Clyde Roberts.

In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to Hearth Hospice 1800 Rossville Ave. Chattanooga, TN 37408 423-531-6555

Please share your thoughts and memories online at Arrangements by Chattanooga Funeral Home, Crematory & Florist, East Brainerd Chapel, 8214 East Brainerd Road, Chattanooga, TN 37421.


  • Graveside Service Sunday, August 24, 2014
  • Visitation Sunday, August 24, 2014

Mary B. Roe

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Susan Gilbreath

August 24, 2014

We are sorry to hear of the loss in your family May god be with and your family in this time of loss ,Mary will not be forgotten.
God Bless,
Susan (Kilgore) Gilbreath (Eva's daughter)
and David Gilbreath
117 Lock Seven Lane
Carthage,Tn. 37030