07/16/04 — RUBY LEE ROSE

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Ruby Lee Rose, 81, died Thursday at Britthaven Nursing Home.

A memorial service will be held Saturday at 7 p.m. at Seymour Funeral Home Chapel. The Rev. Dann Patrick will officiate.

Mrs. Rose was a native of Wayne County and was the daughter of the late Vaden and Ida Mae Radford Lee. She was married to the late Jim Rose and was a member of Faith Free Will Baptist Church.

She is survived by four daughters, Lynda Sue Parker of Newport News, Va., Edith Walker of Goldsboro, Marie Sugg and husband, James Sugg Jr., of Goldsboro, and Becky Tippett and husband, Wade, of Cove City; three sons, Billy Bass and wife, Heidi, of Loganville, Ga., Walter Bass and wife, Rita, of Goldsboro, and Nick Rose and wife, Teresa, of Goldsboro; three sisters, Ruth Dunn of Wilmington, Louise Thompson of Wilson and Dorothy Johnson of Wilson; three brothers, Ivey Lee of Nahunta, Billy Lee of Goldsboro and Ralph Lee of Clearwater, Fla.; and 15 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at Seymour Funeral Home following the memorial service, and other times at the residence of Mr. and Mrs. James Sugg Jr., 309 Vinwood Avenue, Goldsboro.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 930-B Wellness Drive, Greenville, N.C., 27834; or to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 2680, North Canton, Ohio, 44720.


Published in Obituaries on July 16, 2004 1:27 PM