October 1, 1932 - March 27, 2019
Burial Date: March 30, 2019
Betty Short Rosser, 86, of Rustburg passed away Wednesday, March 27, 2019 at Lynchburg General Hospital. She was the wife of Paul E. Rosser.
Mrs. Rosser was born in Pittsylvania County, October 1, 1932 a daughter of the late Hubert L. Short and Betty Reynolds Short. She was a member of Flat Creek Baptist Church and a former employee of the Campbell County School System. She was an avid Rook player, a member of the Rustburg Sunshine Club, the Rustburg On-The-Go Club, the Rustburg Library Book Club and enjoyed watching her grandchildren play ball.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by two sons, Dennis P. Rosser (Jenny), John E. Rosser (Sue) all of Rustburg; two granddaughters, Jackie Rosser (Dave Kessmann) of Forest, Erin McDevitt (Ben) of Staunton; two grandsons, Austin Rosser, Zachary Rosser of Rustburg; one great-granddaughter, Berkley Jane McDevitt; a sister, Janie Bailess (Elmo) of Hurt. She was preceded in death by a sister, Delma S. Blackstock; two brothers, James T. Short, and Lindbergh Short.
A funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 30, 2019 at Flat Creek Baptist Church by the Rev. Ernie Carey with interment to follow in Kedron Baptist Church Cemetery, Gladys.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to Flat Creek Baptist Church, 14368 Wards Rd., Lynchburg, VA 24502.