She was born to William and Josephine Watts on March 10, 1921 in Transylvania County, NC. She was a resident of Franklin, NC for most of her life and spent her final years near her family in Archdale, NC. She was a member of Cullasaja Assembly of God in Franklin, NC. She loved her church as well as gardening and cooking for her family.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Hebert Reid on March 7, 1995. She was a sole survivor of three sisters and six brothers.
She is survived by her daughter and son-in-law, Margie and Carroll Hendrix of Archdale, NC; son and daughter-in-law, Walter and Ellie Reid of Hermiston, Oregon; son and daughter-in-law, Glenn and Tammy Reid of North Myrtle Beach, SC; eight grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchild. Rosetta was proud of her five generations and they were proud of her. She raised a strong and loving family.
A service to celebrate the life of Rosetta Watts Reid was held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, June 17 at Cullasaja Assembly of God with Rev. Larry Bolick and Rev. Forrest Jones officiating the service. Interment followed at Mount Moriah Cemetery. The family received friends from 6-8 p.m. on Monday, June 16 at Bryant-Grant Funeral Home in Franklin, NC.
Bryant-Grant Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be made at bryantgrantfuneralhome.com.