Rollan Crews, 87, of Screven died Monday, August 5, 2019, under the care of Georgia Hospice Care.
A native of Patterson, he had lived in Wayne County the past 20 years and was a retired U.S. Air Force Tech Sergeant serving two tours in the Vietnam War. After his service to his country, he worked as a construction supervisor for many years. He devoted all of his spare time to his family. They meant the world to him.
He was preceded in death by his parents, J.L. and Myrtle Crews, and a daughter, Melissa Ann Crews.
Survivors include his wife of 64 years, Betty Crews, Screven; two daughters, Cheryl Wainwright, Screven and Donna Blocker, Patterson; two sons, Matthew (Brande) Crews, Screven and Nick Crews, Brunswick; grandchildren, Chrissi Goldsmith, Patrick Wainwright, Kee Blocker, Matt Crews Jr., Kristian Crews, Tristyn Johnson, Braelyn, Josh, Taylor and Brooke Crews and several great-grandchildren; three siblings, Stanley (Nancy) Crews, Waycross, Mary Lou Higginbotham, Jacksonville and Bobby Crews (Patty), Patterson.
A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 7, from Patterson Baptist Church.
Rinehart and Sons Funeral Home of Jesup is in charge of arrangements.