Charles R. Rollins, Sr. 65 of Ohio City, died at 12:25 a.m., Tuesday April 15, 2014 at the CH.P.-Inpatient Hospice Center in Van Wert, Ohio.
He was born on May 31, 1948 in Van Wert County, Ohio, the son of the late Virgil Elmer and Ruby Mae (Holland) Rollins.
Charles was a self-employed contractor. He was a graduate of Parkway High School and affiliated with the Ohio City Church of God.
Family survivors include his four children, Charles R. (Jenny) Rollins, Jr. of Van Wert, David Rollins of Ohio City, Jeremy Rollins of Van Wert, and Joel J. Rollins of Toledo; mother of the children, Pamela Dellinger of Van Wert; four brothers, John K. (Ethel) Rollins of Van Wert, Jack L. (Beth) Rollins of Summerton, SC, Ronald A. Rollins of Colorado, and Donald B. (Billie) Rollins of North Carolina; and six grandchildren, Gabe & Carly, Eli, Abi, & Jonas, and Hannah.
He was preceded in death by his son, Michael James Rollins on February 28, 2003; and granddaughter, Dalila Rose Rollins.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, May 3, 11:00 a.m. at Cowan & Son Funeral Home, officiated by Pastor Randy Bevington of the Ohio City Church of God. Visitation is from 9-11. Burial will be at Woodlawn Cemetery in Ohio City, Ohio.
Memorial contribution to the Ohio City Fire Department.