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Roland Nichols Monroe

July 25, 1932 — September 8, 2022


Roland Nichols Monroe

Roland Nichols Monroe, age 90, of Seagrove, passed away on September 8, 2022 at First Health Moore Regional Hospital.

Roland was born in Moore County on July 25, 1932 to Carl and Minnie Seawell Monroe.  He was a retired textile worker and a member of Needham's Grove Baptist Church and he enjoyed camping.  He was a US Army veteran, who served in Germany and member of VFW Post 9245.  

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brothers Carl Monroe Jr., Edwin Monroe, sisters Margaret Monroe and Odessa Vick.

He is survived by his wife Ada Dunn Monroe of the home and his nieces and nephews.

A graveside service will be held on Saturday, September 10, 2022 at Needham's Grove Baptist Church Cemetery at 4:00 pm with the Rev. DJ Harry officiating.

In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to Needham's Grove Baptist Church at 359 Needhams Grove Road, Seagrove NC 27341.

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The Monroe family is being served by Phillips Funeral Home in Star.


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Graveside Service

Saturday, September 10, 2022

4:00 - 4:30 pm (Eastern time)

Needhams Grove Independent Baptist Church

359 Needham Grove Rd, Seagrove, NC 27341

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