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Joseph Anderson Rollins
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Birth: Sep. 20, 1883
Logan County
Arkansas, USA
Death: May 31, 1957
Logan County
Arkansas, USA

Note* Joseph's birth surname was ROLLANS. His parents, brothers, and other relatives continued the spelling with "A." He was married twice, and on both marriage certifcates he spelled his name ROLLANS, with an "A"

He married Ruth A. Sykes, 12 Mar 1911, and for reasons unknown to this nephew, they later started spelling their name ROLLINS, with an "I"

Joe A. Rollins

Funeral services for Joseph Anderson Rollins, 72, 233 South C Street, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in the First Church of Christ, conducted by Idus England. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, under direction of Agent-Bradley Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Charles Lenton, Harold Nickel, John Sadler Jr., Ocie Bynum, Jim Benbow and Haskell Wood.
Rollins a retired school teacvher died Friday in a local hospital after a long illness. He was born September 20, 1884 in Dardanelle, Arkansas.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Ann, of the home, a son, John Everitt, stationed in Miami, Florida; three daughters, Mrs. Mayzell Ellis of Webbers Falls, Mrs. Melva Jo Wells of Woodfield, Ohio and Mrs. Barbara Pitts of Muskogee; a brother, Thomas P. of Delaware, and nine grandchildren.
Family links: 
  Thomas Daniel Rollans (1856 - 1938)
  Nancy Ann Stinnett Rollans (1855 - 1933)
  Ruth Ann Sykes Rollins (1893 - 1963)
  Melba Jo Rollins Wells (1924 - 2014)*
  Barbara Ann Rollins Pitts (1927 - 1997)*
  T. L. Rollans (1878 - 1964)*
  Julius Albert Rollans (1880 - 1953)*
  Joseph Anderson Rollins (1883 - 1957)
  William Lonzo Rollans (1894 - 1953)*
  Bonnie Leroy Rollans (1896 - 1932)*
*Calculated relationship
Memorial Park Cemetery
Muskogee County
Oklahoma, USA
Created by: Mike Sykes
Record added: Aug 31, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57985615
Joseph Anderson Rollins
Added by: Mike Sykes
Joseph Anderson Rollins
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Added by: Jan Breshears Thomas
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Least we forget those who came before us. He is my uncle.
- Mike Sykes
 Added: Apr. 6, 2014

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