Rose Copeland Sessoms, age 66 of West End passed away Friday (October 23, 2015) at her home.


The family will receive friends at Fry & Prickett Funeral Home from 6:00 – 8:00 PM Sunday.


A private graveside service will be held at Doubs Chapel United Methodist Church Cemetery.


A native of Moore County, Rose was a daughter of the late Kermit and Elgene Willard Copeland. She loved the outdoors and was a Master Gardener and a Certified Plant Professional.


She is survived by: her son Jerry “Jay” Sessoms of Fayetteville; daughter in law Jennifer of Fayetteville; sister Alice Stewart of West End; grandchildren Estelle and Copeland.


Memorials may be made to: Habitat for Humanity at , or call at 910-295-1934.

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  1. I met Rose while working at Aberdeen Florist and Garden Center. Gardening was her passion and she taught me so much about making a yard brighter and better. She made my life better too having known her. Thanks for the memories, Rose.

  2. I met Rose at FH Moore Regional Hospital. She took care of the plants that are located in our cafeteria. She was also so professional and took her work very seriously. I will miss her stopping by my office to drop off her invoice. She will be missed. My c

  3. Rose and I met way back in the early 70’s when she was the secretary for Vocational Rehabilitation and I was a secretary with Sandhills Mental Health. Our offices were housed in the same building in Pinehurst. Other secretarial friends and I enjoyed knowi

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