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Zella Mae Roof

September 3, 1929 November 29, 2018
Zella Mae Roof
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Obituary for Zella Mae Roof

Zella Mae Roof, age 89 of Sevierville, TN passed away Thursday, November 29, 2018. She was born in Pennington Gap, VA and graduated as Valedictorian from St. Charles High School in 1947. Zella was employed by Dollywood for 20 years and attended Fellowship Baptist Church in Sevierville.

Zella was preceded in death by her husband Leland Roof; siblings Ethel M. Tolliver, Edith Ewing, Kathleen Wynn, Harvey Payne, Willis Payne, Thelma Roy and Reynard Payne. She is survived by her sister Ada Lou Gilbert and several nieces and nephews.

At her request, she asked that in lieu of flowers, donations be made to the Sevier County Humane Society, P.O. Box 976, Pigeon Forge, TN 37868.

Family and friends will meet at 1 PM Monday, December 3 in Fry Cemetery in Pennington Gap, VA for graveside service and interment. Online condolences may be made at

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1:00 PM 12/3/2018 1:00:00 PM
Fry Cemetery

Pennington Gap, VA

Fry Cemetery
Pennington Gap VA

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