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Sept. 19, 1953-Dec. 14, 2012

CLINTON -- Rose Weaver Thurston, 59, passed away Friday, Dec. 14, 2012, at her home at 911 Hunter Road.

Funeral services will be held Monday, Dec. 17, at 7 p.m. at Unity Baptist Church at 489 N.C. Hwy. 55 East, Mount Olive, officiated by the Rev. Ronnie Wise. Burial will be on Tuesday, Dec. 18, at 11 a.m. at Maplewood Cemetery in Mount Olive. The family will receive friends at the church from 5:30 p.m. until service time on Monday, and at other times at the residence.

She was a native of Mount Olive and was daughter of the late Fred Weaver Jr. and Agnes McCullen Weaver. She had been employed as a teller at Branch Banking and Trust in Clinton.

She is survived by her husband, Mike Thurston of the home; three sons and their wives, James and Stephanie Thurston of Kansas City, Mo., Donald and Cindi Thurston of Claxton, Ga., and Steven and Samantha Thurston of Okeechobee, Fla.; and a sister, Sharon W. Hare and husband, James, of Mount Olive; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

In lieu of flowers, it is the request of the family that memorial gifts be presented to Tim's Gift, c/o Becky Spell, 108 Northeast Blvd., Clinton NC 28328.

A Tyndall Service of Mount Olive.


Published in Obituaries on December 16, 2012 12:48 PM