By: Steve Wilkins
February 26, 2013
Virginia Mae DeRossett, 91, of Lexington, died Sunday, Feb. 24, 2013.
She was born Oct. 17, 1921, to the late Bill and Nora Slone Deason. She was the wife of the late Robert Alton DeRossett. Virginia was a homemaker as well as a loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a member of the the Tom Moore Freewill Baptist Church in Prestonsburg.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, Charlie Brown and Burnis Brown, and step-sister, Irene Petry.
She is survived by her sons, Matthew DeRossett, of North Carolina; daughter, Jennifer (Bud) Morrison. of Lexington; grandchildren, Jessica and Jason; and great grandchildren, Wesley and Virginia Elizabeth.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 26, at Tom Moore Freewill Baptist Church, in Prestonsburg, with Clifford Austin and Jody Spencer officiating. Burial will follow the service in the Richmond Cemetery, Prestonsburg.
Nelson Frazier Funeral Home, of Martin, is in charge of arrangements.