Barbara Jean McInnis Rosy, 76, of Aberdeen, went to be with the Lord on Thursday, October 16, 2014. Barbara was born on October 12, 1938 in Chesterfield, SC to Eugene and Maggie (Johnson) McInnis and grew up in Jackson Springs, NC.
Barbara is survived in death by her loving husband of 56 years, Joe Rosy, of Aberdeen; daughter, Judy McCluskey (husband Tim), of Aberdeen; daughter, Lisa Rosy, of the home; granddaughter Michelle Milligan (husband Matt), of Aberdeen; granddaughter Emily Smitherman (husband Tyler), of Greensboro; great-granddaughter, Maggie Rose Milligan; sister, Mary Jo Vaughn (husband Jerry), of West End; brother, Paul McInnnis, of Pinehurst; and many cherished nieces and nephews.
Barbara was predeceased in death by her parents, Eugene and Maggie McInnis, of Jackson Springs, NC; and a brother, Jimmy McInnis.
Barbara was a founding member and active participant in the Arc of Moore County for many years. She also served as a teacher and director in the nursery department of First Baptist Church of Aberdeen, where she was a long time member, for over fifty years. She was such a wonderful care-taker and nurturer for her family and others.
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A visitation will be held Friday, October 17, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. at Boles Funeral Home in Southern Pines.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday October 18, 2014 at 11:00am at Aberdeen First Baptist Church. Burial will follow the service at Bethesda Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to First Baptist Church of Aberdeen, Building Fund at 700 North Sandhills Blvd, Aberdeen NC 28315.
Online condolences may be left at: www.bolesfuneral home.com
Boles Funeral Home and Crematory of Southern Pines will be assisting the family.