November 25, 1930 - June 15, 2017
Service Date: June 21, 2017
Obituaries » Ernest Rolland Sr.
Ernest Rolland, Sr. was born November 25, 1930 in Harlem, Georgia to Lindsey and Sadie Rolland. He was one of fifteen children and was preceded in death by his parents and siblings: Lewis, Mildred, Adrian and Bessie Rolland, Zella Jones, Marvin Rolling and Margaret Churchwell.
Affectionately known to some as “Red”, Ernest joined New Holt Baptist Church at an early age, and he loved his church. He later enlisted into the United States Army to serve his country. He was an avid machinist, and spent most of his time before retiring with Southern Machine and Tool Company, but also worked for Castleberry’s Food Company. He always gave 100% to his jobs, hobbies and his family……Click here to view obituary