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Obituary for Kathy Sykes Rose
Mary Kathleen "Kathy" Sykes Rose, 82 of Columbia died Thursday, January 21, 2016 at Roanoke Landing in Plymouth.
Born May 10, 1933 in Guilford County she was the daughter of the late Howard Sykes and Jennie Alread Sykes and was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin Claud Rose, Sr.; brother, Robert Sykes; sisters, Lillian Kimbrall, Mozella Harrison, Jewel Lipe and Lorine. Kathy was a homemaker and member of the Assembly of Praise.
Her family includes her daughter, Karen Rose Simmons and husband Charles of Columbia, N.C.; sons, Melvin Claud Rose, Jr. and wife Melissa of Hillsboro, N.C. and Mark Anthony Rose and wife Paula of Belt Buckle, TN; sisters, Lucille Ward of Concord, N.C. and Jacqueline Farrell of Rock Hill, S.C.; ten grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at 3:00 pm at the Assembly of Praise, Columbia with Reverend Elmo Daniels officiating. Burial will follow in Azalea Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends on Tuesday, January 26, 2016 from 1:00 to 2:30 pm at the Assembly of Praise.
Arrangements are by Maitland Funeral Home, Creswell