Rosa Brown Shivar Findeisen, 87, of Jacksonville, died Friday, Aug. 30, 2013, at her home.
Funeral will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Jones Funeral Home Jacksonville Chapel with the Revs. Rex Ware and Jim Davis officiating. Burial will follow at Jacksonville City Cemetery.
Mrs. Findeisen was a daughter of the late Ned and Delia Jones Brown. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Earl Shivar; second husband, C.W. Findeisen; two sisters, Emma Weston and Hazel Kennedy; one brother, Clyde Brown; and her granddaughter, Odina Nixon.
Survivors include her daughter, Juanita Padrick and her husband, Larabee of Jacksonville; two sons, Ed Shivar and his wife, Doris of Wilmington and Robert Shivar and his wife, Karen of Greer, S.C.; one brother, John Robert Brown of Potters Hill; eight grandchildren, Dennie Fidalgo and her husband, Kevin, Gary Padrick and his wife, Elizabeth, Crystal Shivar, Sharon Bosher and her husband, Jeremy, Carol Shivar, Jennifer Shelanskey and her husband, Jamie, Jasmine Neal and her husband, Jeromy and Rachel Burden and her husband, Jeremy; 15 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Sunday from 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to New Hope Baptist Church, 206 Scott Jenkins Road, Jacksonville, N.C. 28540.
Electronic condolences may be left for the family at jonesfh.org and JDNews.com.