On October 22nd, 2020 Donald Eugene Rountree entered the gates of Heaven. He was born to Thomas Columbus and Hester Rountree on July 24th, 1928. Don was predeceased by many loved ones that included his parents, five sisters: Myrtie Titus; Ina Fultz; Dorothy “Dot” Philpot; Opal Brown; Beth Sharp, one brother: TC Rountree, Cherished daughter: Linda Rountree and the love of his life Jane W. Rountree. Throughout his 92 years, Don never met a stranger. He loved people and they loved him. His ability to always walk according to his deep spiritual belief was inspirational and it never wavered. The deep faith he had never wavered and guided his personal and professional dealings. He served his church as a teacher and elder for many years until his health began to decline. He was a respected painting contractor and was the owner of Rountree Painting. He worked with many respected interior decorators and had a large number of loyal customers. Among the many left behind who will miss this amazing man are: Son – Don Donald “Skip” Rountree and Daughter-in-Law – Sylvia Rountree Daughter – Darlene Luanne Holzapple and Spouse- Lindsey Holzapple Granddaughters – Angela Renee Rountree Elaina Laura Fisher Jimmy Fischer Alison Nicole “Nikki” Thompson Robin Danielle Smith Great Grandchildren – Ava Grace Shamburg James Matthew Fischer Collin William Fischer Lilly Rose Fischer Hayden Samuel Fischer Bennett Donavan Fischer Analeace Bay Deveau Dakota Weber Smith.
To be officiated by Reverend Walt Fowler.
The family is having a private graveside service, but will be having a celebration of life for Mr. Donald at a later date.
In Lieu of flowers donations to may be made to Evolve Church or the American Cancer Society in Mr. Donald’s name.