Ernest Cozart

Ernest Cozart III

ROWLAND — Ernest Bernard Cozart III, of 205 N. Webster, was born to the late Ernest Bernard Cozart Jr. and Nannie Mae Bracey Cozart in Robeson County on Sept. 24, 1938, and passed away Feb. 13, 2014, completing his journey of 75 years.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Friday at Rowland Cemetery in Rowland.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Brenda Umphlett Cozart. He retired from Norfolk Southern Railroad.

Mr. Cozart is survived by his brother, Ed Cozart and wife Marilyn of Rockingham; a nephew, Mac Cozart and wife Melissa of Jackson, Mich.; his niece, Michelle Davis and husband Joey; three great-nephews; and a great-niece.

Boles Funeral Home of Rowland will be serving the family.

Funeral Home

Boles Funeral Home
312 West Main Street Rowland, NC 28383
(910) 422-3631

Published in The Robesonian from Feb. 19 to Feb. 20, 2014