WICKLIFFE — Donald Luther Rollins, age 79, of Jackson, Mich., died at 7 p.m. Wednesday, September 18, 2013, at Heartland Health Nursing Home in Jackson.
Don resided in Ballard County for many years before moving to the Hope House in Jackson where he had lived for the past 26 years. While in Jackson, Don was very active in the Special Olympics and looked forward to participating in the games each year. He was also an avid St. Louis Cardinals and Detroit Tigers baseball fan and of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his sister, Martha Quinton of Kevil, Ky.; special friend, Sherri Graves of Jackson, Mich.; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Martin Luther and Stella Sullivan Rollins; and three sisters, Appeleen Barnhill, Vizella Mading and Nelly Stevens.
Graveside services for Don Rollins will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 28, 2013, at North Ballard Cemetery in Wickliffe, Ky. The Rev. Sam Williams will officiate.
Friends may gather at the cemetery. Milner & Orr Funeral Home of Wickliffe is in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: North Ballard Cemetery Fund, c/o Don Jones, 36 Lisa Drive, Wickliffe, KY 42087.