Carolyn Jean Whitaker Rollins was born on October 2, 1949 to Rosa Mae and Israel Whitaker in Tallahassee, Florida. She attended Leon County Public Schools and was a 1967 graduate of Lincoln High School. She continued her education at the Florida A&M University earning a Masters in Social Work. She began her career with the State of Florida in Gainesville. She continued her career with several agencies within the State of Florida including the Dept of Agriculture, The Dept of Employment Compensation, and the Welfare Benefits Dept. After 32 years of service to the State of Florida, she retired from the Dept of Labor as Supervisor of Project Independence in Miami, Florida. Funeral service will be Saturday, June 8, 2019, 1:00 P.M. at Elizabeth Popular Spring P.B. Church with burial at Greenwood Cemetery. Cherishing her memory forever more are her adoring sons: Christopher Jay Rollins, Sr. (Nichol) and Kalvin LaShon Rollins. Her siblings: Lonnie Henderson, Lloyd Griffin, Jr. (Patricia), and Susan Griffin Dunbar. Her grandchildren: Tytiarra Windom, Tyrone Windom, Chandelia Rollins, Christina Rollins, Kalvin Rollins II, Christopher Rollins, Jr., and Maddison Rollins.
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