Omie Lynn Rosser Gaines, age 99, of Goldston, NC, passed away on Thursday, July 19, 2018.
She was born in Lee County on January 2, 1919 to the late Isham Rosser and Rena Gunter Rosser. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Gaines; two sons, Jerry Gaines and Michael Gaines; grandson, David Gaines and two brothers, J.T. Rosser and Norman Rosser. Mrs. Gaines was retired from the Chatham County School System. She was a member of Goldston Baptist Church, Brush and Palette Club of Sanford. She enjoyed singing with both the High Hope Chorus and Jubilee Choir.
She is survived by son, Ronald Gaines and wife, Glenda of Goldston; daughter, Daphne Kitchings and husband, Henry of Goldston; two brothers, Clifford Coleman, Jr. and wife, Shelby of Myrtle Beach and Jimmy Coleman and wife, Linda of Lillington; sister, Eloise Weinzetl and husband, Bob of Charlotte; grandchildren, Rhonda Starling and husband, Andy, Robin Moore, Rae Czawlytko and husband, Brian, Chip Kitchings and wife, Kim, Scott Kitchings and wife, Sonja, Todd Gaines and wife, Jan, Charlotte Small and husband, David and Shannon Gaines Lindley and by seventeen great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends Sunday, July 22, 2018 from 3:00 PM to 4:00 PM in the sanctuary of Goldston Baptist Church with the funeral service following at 4:00 PM with Rev. Mitch Watson officiating. Burial will follow at Goldston United Methodist Church Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, consider donations to Goldston Baptist Church, P.O. Box 100, Goldston, NC 27252.