Eltha "Elsie" Sweat Rosser, 97, of Harriman, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at the home of her daughter.
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She was preceded in death by her husband, O.D. Rosser; sisters, Pearl Lenoir, Nora Blankenship, Willie Dunn and Carrie Valentine; and brothers, Oscar, Troy, Leamon, Hobert, Garret, Jess and Simon Sweat. She was a member of South Harriman Baptist Church, who loved her Sunday school class, neighbors and fishing.
Survivors include son, Max Rosser, Harriman; daughter, Jerry and Gene Eblen, Kingston; grandson, Travis Hall, wife Erin and great-granddaughter Bronwen, Townsend; extended grandchildren, Dwight (Joanna), and Chuck (Missy); special great-grandchildren, Chance, Brasher, Jordon, Madison and Drew Eblen; sister, Lula Cox, Monroe, Mich.; special friends, Judy Scarbrough West, Regina Hall Webster and Sam Hickman.
The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29, with funeral to follow in Kyker Funeral Home, Harriman. Burial at Willard Park Cemetery will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 30. In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Roane County Animal Shelter, 296 Manufacturers Road, Rockwood, TN 37854, in remembrance of Noodles, her constant companion of 16 years, and in honor of Tabitha the family cat. www.kykerfuneralhomes.com
Kyker Funeral Homes
430 Morgan Avenue
Harriman, TN 37748
Published in Roane County News from Jan. 28 to Jan. 29, 2014