James Allen Rollins of Wyandotte died Sunday, May 17, 2009, at St. Johnís Hospital in Joplin, Mo. He was 48.

Mr. Rollins was born March 12, 1961, in Chicago, Ill., to Clarence and Marlene (Bayless) Rollins.

Survivors include his wife, Anna Rollins of the home; two sisters and their husbands, Stacie and Chuck Gallop of Lewisville, Tenn., and Charolette and Daniel Sizemore of Pigeon Forge, Tenn., and 16 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother, Dewayne Rollins.

The family will receive friends from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at the Rollins home, 24101 S. 677th Road in Wyandotte. Memorial services will start at 5 p.m.

Arrangements are under the direction of Paul Thomas Funeral Home of Miami.

Memorials are suggested to the James A. Rollins Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home.