March 12, 1944 - Feb. 25, 2019
Rosaleta Sebree Robertson (Rose) of Greensboro passed away on Feb. 25, 2019 at Augusta University Hospital after a short illness. She was 74.
A funeral mass were held on Monday, March 11, 2019 at Christ Our King and Savior Catholic Church, 6341 Lake Oconee Parkway, Greensboro with Father Michael Silloway officiating. A reception followed at the Christ Our King & Savior Catholic Church Sacred Heart Social Hall.
Rose was born on March 12, 1944, in Pascola, Missouri, to the late Rosa and Wesley Sebree. She graduated from high school in San Antonio, Texas. Rose met Jerry Robertson during the time she worked for Scott Paper Company in St. Louis. On Aug. 17, 1990, the two were married and the couple enjoyed 29 years of marriage. Rose and Jerry lived in Chicago for a short time, then retired to Savannah, GA, then moved to Bonita Springs, Forida, and finally settled into the Reynolds community in Greensboro, where they’ve lived for 12 years. Rose was known for organizing and leading social events, including luncheons, parties and events for charities. Rose also enjoyed global travel and playing in the 9-hole golf group. As an organ donor, Rose’s life will save lives and her spirit will be able to live on in others. She was preceded in death by her sister Geneva.
She is survived by her children Matthew Biere (Tricia) of Kirkwood, Missouri, and Susan Biere (Maggie) of Nashville, Tennesee; step-children, Julie Acker (John) of Baltimore, Maryland and Jay Robertson (Karen) of Baltimore, Maryland; two grandsons Adam, Ryan; and four step-grandsons Christopher, Michael, Jack and Tim; sisters, Judy, Mickey and Vickey.
Donations may be made to either the Knights of Columbus or the St. Vincent de Paul Society c/o Christ Our King and Savior Catholic Church, 6341 Lake Oconee Parkway, Greensboro, GA 30642.
McCommons Funeral Home, 109 W. Broad St., Greensboro, GA,
(706) 453-2626, is in charge of arrangements. Visit us at www.mccommonsfuneralhome.com to sign the online guest register.