Karen Ann Lankford Rolen, 52, of Decatur, passed away Thursday, July 11, 2019, at her residence. A lifelong resident of Decatur, she was the daughter of the late Glenda Robinson Lankford. She was a member of Valley Road Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband of 31 years, “Big” Daniel Rolen; one son, Daniel Rolen; one granddaughter, Adalee Rolen; her father, Fred Lankford; three brothers and two sisters-in-law, Randy and Christy Lankford, Timmy and Danielle Lankford and Jimmy Lankford; six sisters and two brothers-in-law, Pam and Stacey Marney, Anita and Don Fairbanks, Lisa Lankford, Kimberly Malone, Felicia Malone, and Julie Malone; father-in-law, Joe Rolen; sister-in-law, Barbara Wilson; and special aunt, Gracie Nunley. Funeral services will be noon Saturday at Valley Road Baptist Church with the Rev. David Coffman officiating. Burial will follow in Valley Road Cemetery. Family and friends will serve as pallbearers. The family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday at the church. If you are unable to attend the visitation or service, sign the guest registry at www.zieglerfuneralhome.com Ziegler Funeral Home of Athens has been entrusted with the care of Karen Ann Lankford Rolen.

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