Glenda L. Rollins

Frederick, Maryland

1930 - 2020


February 21, 2020
Frederick, Maryland
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital


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Glenda LaRue Rollins, 89, of Frederick, passed away peacefully on Friday, February 21, 2020. Born June 6, 1930 to the late Ira M. and Pearl Mae (nee Burrier) Garber. She was the beloved wife of 61 years to James Rollins.

Glenda was known to enjoy antiquing, crossword puzzles, and watching her stories. She got the most enjoyment out of being with her adored family. Often having cookouts on her patio.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by; children, Vickie Zimmerman, Christie Wilhide, Jamie Brown and husband Gregory, and Ryne Rollins and wife Wanda, grandchildren; Stacey Williams, Shannon Souders, Ginger Weatherly, Joseph "Marty" Rowe, II, Dustin Brown, Lindsey Brown, 5 great-grandchildren, and 1 great-great-grandchild. She will be fondly remembered by brother-in-law Melvin H. Dixon and nieces Roxie and Sherri. In addition to her parents, she is predeceased by siblings; K. Virginia Dixon, Allen Garber, Melvin Garber, Katherine Garber, and Ruddell Garber, sons-in-law Peter J. Wilhide and James W. Zimmerman, and her first husband Mickey M. Keeney.

Family and friends can gather at Keeney and Basford Funeral Home, 106 East Church Street, Frederick, MD 21701, on Tuesday, February 25, 2020 at 6pm for a memorial service. Inurnment will take place at a later date.

A special thanks is given to the caring staff of Northampton Manor Nursing Home.

Memorial donations may be made in Glenda's name to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or to the ASPCA, PO Box 96929, Washington, DC 20090-6929

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Mr.Rollins and family, I am truly sorry for your loss. Cherish all the fond memories and she will live on in your hearts forever.
Patty Bechler

Many joyous and loving memories I have, especially you and mom sitting at the house drinking coffee, smoking cigarettes and talking for hours almost daily. Will miss you! Rest In Peace Aunt Glenda, love you ❤

In loving memory of a wonderful person. We will love you and miss you always. Love Renee

My Deepest Condolence to Mister Rollins and the Children and Adopt the Children Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren of Mrs. Rollins.✝
I remember our little talk's when I was your roommate at Northampton, and becoming friends with you during my stay. And then visiting you all the times I visited my son Tony. When he told me of your passing it broke my heart. Then reading your obituary to see your birthday was a day before mine how sweet that was to me.
I will miss you with all my...