In Memory

Robert Kenneth Rosson (St Flying Tigers) - Class Of 1950

Robert Kenneth Rosson

January 25, 1932 - April 9, 2018

Robert Kenneth Rosson, Child born January 25th 1932 in Winters, Texas. Deceased April 9th 2018 at the ripe age of 86 years old.

Robert Kenneth was preceded in death with the loss of his wife of 66 years Patty Rosson, just two short months ago.

Kenneth is survived by Troy Rosson & Eunice of Granbury, Tony and Darlus Rosson of Abilene Texas, Kery and Tracy Rosson a Bronte Texas, Julie and Randy Hynes of Fort Worth Texas and Gina and Keith Springfield of Springtown Texas. Kenneth and Patty shared 12 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.

Kenneth was a United States Marine serving from 1951 to 1953.

He returned to Tuscola where he farmed before going to work for El Paso Natural Gas Company. He retired after 27 years and started Rosson Oil Company.

Dad enjoyed upholstery, gardening, raising cattle, square dancing and playing bridge among other things.

The Ken and Patty Rosson family would like to thank everyone for all of their love and support. Dad and mom were saved by grace through faith in Jesus Christ; which was not of themselves but a gift of God. We will see them again one day.

A funeral service will be held at 2pm in the sanctuary of Lawn Baptist Chruch on Saturday April 14, 2018, officiated by Mark Moore, directed by Fry~Smith Funeral Home, Tuscola. A visitation will be held on Friday, April 13th from 7 to 8pm at the funeral home in Tuscola.

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Published in Abilene Reporter-News on Apr. 13, 2018