Doris Rose

Sunday, April 22, 2012

OLMSTED, Ill. -- Doris L. Rose, 79, of Olmsted, Ill., died Saturday, April 21, 2012, at Daystar Care Center in Cairo, Ill.

She was born Jan. 8, 1933, at Atlanta, the daughter of the late William Albert and Janie Carlan Henderson.

She was a member of Caledonia Community Church in Olmsted and attended the Mighty Rivers Regional Worship Center in Cairo. She was a member of the Garden Club. She had served as a Sunday school teacher, Bible school teacher and song leader. She was also a 4-H leader for many years.

She was preceded in death by five brothers and a grandson, Michael Anderson, in 1998.

Survivors include her husband, the Rev. Travis H. Rose Sr. of Olmsted; three daughters, Diana Lynn (Gene) Edwards of Mountain Grove, Mo., Sherry Ann (Donnie) Sheffer and Glenda Kay (Kevin) Williams, both of Olmsted; a son, Travis H. (Janet) Rose Jr. of Olmsted; a brother, Robert Henderson of Dearborn, Mich.; a stepmother, Elizabeth Henderson of Clarksville, Ga.; 12 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and other relatives.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Barkett Funeral Home in Mound City, Ill.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Eugene Edwards and Dr. Larry L. Potts officiating. Interment will follow in the Masonic Cemetery in Olmsted.