Katie Alma Mitchell Rose
March 19, 1939 – May 11, 2020
Katie Alma Mitchell Rose, 81, died Monday. She was born in Wilson County, to the late Lewis Albert & Didi Mae Littleton Mitchell. She was a Godly, kind woman with a giving heart. She was preceded in death by her daughter, Janice Rose Willoughby, siblings, Carolyn Brantley, Gladys Jones & Jane Barnes.
She is survived by her husband, Luther Rose of the home, children, Mark Rose (Jackie) of Zebulon, Wanda Carlyle of Zebulon & Penny Jones of Zebulon, brother-in-law, Melvin Willoughby, siblings, Royce Mitchell & Tony Mitchell of Selma, Betty Underhill of La Grange & Rose Glover of Raleigh, 8 grandchildren & 15 great grandchildren.
In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Salvation Army.
Graveside funeral service 2 pm, Thursday, Upper Black Creek Church Cemetery, Lucama. She will lie in state, Wednesday, 1 – 5 pm, Strickland Funeral Home, 211 W. Third St., Wendell.