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Rosanna R Rector Austin
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Birth: Sep. 25, 1919
Roane
Navarro County
Texas, USA
Death: Sep. 25, 2008
Chattanooga
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA

OBITUARY:

Rosanna Woolsey Austin, 89, of Chattanooga, died Thursday, Sept. 25, 2008, at her home.

Mrs. Austin was born in Corsicana, Texas, and lived in Chattanooga for 65 years.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Alton Austin; son, Cardinal Woolsey Jr; and a brother, Otis Rector. She retired from East Brainerd Elementary School after a 30-year teaching career. She was a lifetime member of the Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church and the Fellowship Sunday School Class. She adored her grandchildren and was thankful and blessed that her grandson, Capt. Matthew Woolsey, had just returned from a 15-month deployment in Iraq and she got to meet her great-granddaughter, Grace.

The family wishes to thank all the cargivers at Carestone Assisted Living facilith where she lived for the past three years. She was a faithful fan of the Atlanta Braves and Lady Vols basketball and was the most knowledgeable sports fan for her age.

Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, Pat (Jane) Woolsey, Franklin, Tenn; three grandchildren, Laura Yanin, Matthew (Katherine) Woolsey and Chris Woolsey, great-granddaughter, Grace Woolsey.

Services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday at Wesley Memorial United Methodist Church with Rev. Randy Martin officiating. Interment will be in Hamiltion Memorial Gradens.

Visit www.heritagefh.com to view the memorial tribute and share condolences.

SPOUSE: Alton Austin

SIBLING:

Otis Marvin Rector, Jr
Born: 9 Nov 1914 Corsicana, Tx
Died: 19 Oct 2003
Buried: Oakwood Cemetery Corsicana, Navarro Co. Tx


PARENTS:

Otis Marvin Rector, Sr
Born: 9 Dec 1889 Denton, Tx
Died: 1 June 1977 Corsicana, Tx
Buried: Oakwood Cemetery Corsicana, Tx

Ila Lee Fluker Rector
Born: 11 Aug 1892 Navarro Co, Tx
Died 2 Sep 1972 Corsicana, Tx
Buried: Oakwood Cemetery Corsicana, Tx

PATERNAL GRANDPARENTS:

William Leonard Rector
Born: 30 May 1850 Smyth Co, Va
Died: 23 June 1940
Buried: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Tx

Emma Alice Lovejoy Rector
Born: 9 Dec 1848 - Atlanta, Ga
Died: 9 Aug 1940 Atlanta, Ga
Buried: Oakwood Cemetery, Corsicana, Tx

MATERNAL GREAT GRANDPARENTS:

William Capers Lovejoy
Born: 27 Aug 1825 Meriwether, Ga
Died: 1901 Denton, Texas

Laura Dunlap Hatton
Born: 18 Feb 1828 S. Carolina
Died: 1910 Denton, Texas

PATERNAL GREAT GRANDPARENTS:

James Mitchell Rector (1826-1873)
Rachel Sanders Edwards Rector
 
 
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 Parents:
  Otis Marvin Rector (1889 - 1977)
  Iolet "Ila" Lee Fluker Rector (1892 - 1972)
 
 Sibling:
  Otis Marvin Rector (1914 - 2003)*
  Rosanna R Rector Austin (1919 - 2008)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Hamilton Memorial Gardens
Hixson
Hamilton County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Joyce Oldham Muirhead
Record added: Mar 30, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107553657
Rosanna R <i>Rector</i> Austin
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 Added: Sep. 20, 2013
 
 
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