Mildred Rowe Cheser, age 98, of the Mooresville Community of Washington County passed away at 7:50 a.m., Monday, August 16, 2021 at Signature Healthcare in Bardstown, KY. A native of Washington County, she was born on May 31, 1923, to the late Sam and Maggie Lawrence Rowe. She was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church, a graduate of Mackville High School and a retired employee of Armour Food Company. Preceding her in death was her husband, Randal Barlow Cheser on Oct. 19, 2006; four sons, Michael Cheser, Darrol Lynn Cheser, Ronnie Gilbert Cheser and Harold Glenn Cheser; two daughters-in-law, Donna Cheser and Pam Cheser; a granddaughter, Marsha Cheser; a grandson, Jeffrey Cheser; a sister, Ina Clark and two brothers, John Rowe and Carl Rowe. Survivors include a daughter, Margaret Jane Cassetty (Pat); two sons, Gerald Cheser (Lorraine) and Bobby Cheser all of Springfield; eleven grandchildren and a number of great grandchildren. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Thursday, Aug. 19 at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Tobe Yankey, officiating. Burial was in the New Hope Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers were Christopher Cassetty, Kevin Cheser, Tony Cheser, Rob Anders, Nathan Hoskins and Terry Cheser. Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Published by The Springfield Sun from Aug. 25 to Aug. 31, 2021.