Cecil Ellen Johnson Humphrey Rose, age 74 of Warrensville, passed away on Thursday, August 13, 2020 at her home. Mrs. Rose was born on January 23, 1946 in Cincinnati, Ohio to William Cecil Johnson and Amanda Ellen Barnes Johnson. She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Thomas Mack Rose.
Mrs. Rose took care of the wildlife around her house and could often be found on her front porch drinking coffee. She was a great caregiver for her family and a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. Mrs. Rose enjoyed going to her church, Emmanuel Baptist Church and was proud of her church and her Pastor, Jeff Brown.
Mrs. Rose is survived by: the father of her children, Charles W. Humphrey of Warrensville; two daughters, Shirley Ellen Heavner of Hagerstown, Maryland and Teresa Ann Locklear of Jefferson; nine grandchildren, Randy Heavner, Ryan Heavner, Robby Heavner, Joey Heavner, Daniel Heavner, Victoria Smith, Tommy Norris, Michael Norris, and Cassie Norris; seven great-grandchildren; four nephews, Ward Johnson, Paul Johnson, John Johnson, and Kenny Johnson; one niece, Jessica Johnson.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, August 15, 2020 at 10:30 am at Emmanuel Baptist Church by Pastor Jeff Brown. Burial will be held in Harford Memorial Gardens in Aberdeen, Maryland at a later date.
The family respectfully requests no flowers please. Memorials may be made to Emmanuel Baptist Church, 1028 Deep Ford Road, Lansing, NC 28643.
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