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Gilbert Lee Rosser

Gilbert Lee Rosser, 91 of Sanford passed away Monday March 30th, 2020. Services will be private at this time; however, a Celebration of Gilbert’s life will be held at a later date.

 

Mr. Rosser was born in Harnett Co, a son of the late Neill Joseph Rosser and Easter Patterson Rosser. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred Cole Rosser; his son, Michael Rosser; siblings, Maude Agnes Rosser, Clara Bell Roridan, Josephine Angel, Richard Rosser, James Rosser, Nelson Rosser and Landon Rosser.

 

Mr. Rosser was a Veteran of the US Navy and retired from the United States Treasury Dept as a National Bank Examiner. After retirement, he was an avid golfer. And in later life, he found no greater joy than spending time with his family and friends.

 

Mr. Rosser is survived by two daughters, Michele Smith of Drayton, SC, and Melissa Lombard (Louis) of Centreville, VA; his daughter in law Amanda Rosser of Richmond, VA; seven grandchildren Stephanie, Christopher, Caitlin, Lindsey, Erin, Ellen, and Katie; great-grandchildren, Kendall, Brodie, Mollie, Zane, and Wyatt; sisters, Mayme Carter, Margaret Barker, Mary Kelly Thomas and sister in law Rebecca Rosser of Broadway.

 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Mt. Pisgah Presbyterian Church, PO Box 1302, Broadway, NC 27505.


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Michele & Melissa,
My thoughts and prayers are with you and your families today. I have so many good and happy memories with my
Sister and Gilbert. We go back a long way when they dated, married and all of you were born. I wanted to be with
you today, but just know I am with you always.
I Love You, Betty

Betty Cole Hall Apr 4 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Rosser

John Oldham Apr 4 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Rosser

BarbaraCameronHester Apr 2 2020 12:00 AM

Melissa and Michele,
I just read that your dad passed away and my heart is so sad for your family. There will always be a spot in your heart that will never be filled by anything else. My thoughts and prayers are with you, feel the love that so many will send to you and let it give you strength.
Tammy Godley-Harrington
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Tammy Harrington Apr 1 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Rosser

Barry Harrington Apr 1 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Rosser

Sherri Mar 31 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Rosser

Claudia Rosser Mar 31 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Rosser

Dr. Anthony Ross Harrington Mar 30 2020 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Gilbert Rosser

Melanie Yarborough Mar 30 2020 12:00 AM