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Billie Rosson
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Birth: May 30, 1915
Death: Aug. 5, 2002

Husband of Opal Williams Rosson
Son of William Mell & Mary Francis (Francie) Collins Rosson.

ROSSON, MR. BILLIE - age 87 of New Tazewell, Tenn., was born May 30, 1915 and passed away Monday, August 5, 2002 at the Claiborne County Hospital. He was a member and Deacon of Head of Barren Missionary Baptist Church for several years, but enjoyed visiting many churches. He was the son of the late Mel and Francie (Collins) Rosson. He was also preceded in death by his son and daughter in law, Glenn and Hilda Rosson son in law, Kermit Walker grandson, Johnny Rosson great granddaughter, Tameriah Collins brothers, Carl and Lawrence Rosson sisters, Edna Morgan and Oma McCann. He is survived by his wife, Opal (Williams) Rosson daughters, Mildred Sharp and husband, Ralph of New Tazewell, Tenn., Valalee Smith and husband, Lee of Maynardville, Ann Walker of New Tazewell, Tenn. step son, W.T. Williams and wife, Virginia of Tazewell, Tenn. step daughter, Peggy Debusk and husband, Bill of New Tazewell, Tenn. brother, Elder Claude Rosson of New Tazewell, Tenn. sister, Eula Gray Cupp of New Tazewell, Tenn. special uncle, Dewey Collins of New Tazewell, Tenn. 9 grandchildren 10 great grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends. The family will receive friends from 5-9 p.m. Tuesday August 6, 2002 at the Claiborne Funeral Home. Funeral services 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 7, 2002 in the Claiborne Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Robert Simmons, Rev. Dallas Harrell, Rev. Jerry Epperson and Rev. Larry Beeler officiating. Burial in the Fairview Cemetery, Tazewell, Tenn. Pallbearers: grandsons, Rex Walker, Mike Sharp, Ronnie Rosson, Marvin Keck, Kevin Keck, Justin Sharp, Lucas Johnson and Andy Collins. Honorary pallbearers: all deacons of Head of Barren Missionary Baptist Church and Rev. Harold Lewis, Rev. Tommy Russell, Floyd Campbell, Isaac Collins, Larry Collins, Phil Collins, Horace Hundley, Larry Keck and Clay Neely. Claiborne Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Knoxville News-Sentinel 
Family links: 
  William Mell Rosson (1887 - 1928)
  Mary Francis Collins Rosson (1897 - 1972)
  Billie Rosson (1915 - 2002)
  Carl Edward Rosson (1916 - 2001)*
  Elder James Claude Rosson (1921 - 2005)*
  Edna R Rosson Morgan (1923 - 1966)*
  Oma Mae Rosson McCann (1927 - 1970)*
  Eula Gray Rosson Cupp (1929 - 2013)*
*Calculated relationship
Fairview Memorial Cemetery
New Tazewell
Claiborne County
Tennessee, USA
Created by: don sanford
Record added: Dec 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 45361594
Billie Rosson
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 Added: Dec. 12, 2009

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