Rolland Luther Chamberlain, the son of the late William B. and Ione Wollem Chamberlain, was born in Parma on July 20, 1925, and died at his home in Dexter on Sunday, April 6, 2008, at the age of 82.
Mr. Chamberlain had lived in Dexter most of his life. He had attended the Friendship Baptist Church in Dexter and was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
On Sept. 27, 1963, he was married to Sherley Spitler in Sikeston.
Surviving are his wife, Sherley Chamberlain of Dexter; one son, John Daniel Chamberlain of Dexter; one daughter, Sharon Hansen of California; one sister, Geraldine Jarboe of Dexter; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Donald and Aubrey Chamberlain.
Visitation was held after 11 a.m. Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at the Watkins & Sons Funeral Home in Dexter.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 8, 2008, at the Watkins & Sons Chapel in Dexter with the Rev. Lonnie Mittag of Dexter officiating.
Interment followed in the Bernie Cemetery.