Celebrating the life of

James Bryant Rollison, Sr.

January 28, 1937 - June 02, 2021

James Bryant Rollison, Sr.

Pooler, GA

James Bryant Rollison Sr., “JB”, died peacefully on Wednesday June 2, 2021. 

He was born January 28, 1937 in Ohoopee, Georgia to Martha Thelma Duffield and Troy J Rollison. 

In 1961, he married the former Mary Janice Smith of Blackshear, Georgia. They had one son. 

After serving in the United States Marine Corps and the United States Navy, he was honorably discharged May 1, 1963. He settled in Savannah, Georgia. JB retired as Director of Operations from the Georgia Port Authority after more than 30 years of service. 

In addition to his wife Mary Janice; JB is survived by his son, James Bryant Rollison Jr. of Pooler, GA; as well as a niece, Aimee Rollison Farmer of Fayetteville, GA.

A memorial service will be held at 1:00 p.m Monday, June 7, 2021 with visitation an hour earlier at Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel. 



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- Gerald and Kay Rushing, Mount Vernon, Georgia

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- Rebecca & Crawford Baker, Bluffton, South Carolina

I am so sorry to hear this. JB was loved by many. Prayers are for Janice and Bryant.

- William Rolison, Stockbridge, Georgia

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- Ebb Youmans, Savannah, Georgia

Janice, Bryant, I am very sorry for your loss. JB was a dear friend and very good person. He taught many life lessons and I will miss him. I thank of JB each and every time that we sail HONEY and the great times that we had racing her in GA, SC & FL. Take care & May God Bless you both. RIP JB..

- Jack Fitzgerald, Savannah, GA

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- S/V HONEY - US12788, Whitemarsh Island, GA

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- Charlie Sutlive, Savannah, GA

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We are very sorry for your loss Our prayers are with you!!!

- The Barlow Family, Savannah, Georgia

Prayers for the family.

- Melissa Griner Healy, Savannah , Ga

My deepest condolences to Janice and Bryant. I know how deeply he was loved

- Ruth Johnson Baird, McCaysville, Ga.

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J.B. was a good man and a "one of a kind" friend. My sincere condolences to the family.

- Frank Schachte , Charleston, S.C.

So sorry for your loss Janice and Bryant. This is"Hail Gail".

- Gail Weston Hensley, Mocksville, Davie

Prayers for the family.Mary j and Bryant love yall

- Michelle, Savannah, Georgia

Mary Janice and Bryant, I am sorry I am just finding out about the loss of JB. I wanted to give you my condolences. I hope my Mom and Dad were able to greet him and welcome him to his heavenly home. Praying for you and Bryant.

- Sandra Dick ( daughter of Walter & Gay Horne), Savannah, GA

My uncle :( no one told us here in MA. Glad I found out tonight. Such sadness and a feeling of emptiness. Love to you always uncle JB. Tell mom and uncle David we said hello. Now you are with them and grandma and hopefully feel peace.

- Netzinger , West Springfield, MA

Services under the direction of:

Fox & Weeks Funeral Directors, Hodgson Chapel