Rosa Lee Carter Brown

Published: Friday, September 6, 2013 at 10:51 AM.

Rosa Lee Carter Brown, 91, of 716 Cahooque Creek Road, Havelock, died on Monday, Sept. 2, 2013, at CarolinaEast Medical Center in New Bern.

She was a life-long member of Hyman Chapel AME Zion Church and served as a deaconess and usher. She retired as a sheet metal specialist from NADEP at Cherry Point.

Funeral will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Hyman Chapel AME Zion Church, Havelock, with the Rev. Laticia Hill Godette officiating.

Burial will follow in the church cemetery.

She is survived by four sons, Richard Brown Jr. of the home, Glenn Brown of Durham, Eric Brown of Hampton, Va., and Milton Brown of Havelock; one daughter, Sylvia Keyes of Lithonia, Ga.; one sister, Bessie Teel of Havelock; nine grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends at the residence.

Viewing will be from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at Oscar’s Mortuary, New Bern.

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