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Billie Ruth Shates Roseberry

September 4, 1931 — September 25, 2019

Billie Ruth Shates Roseberry, age 88 of Hendersonville, passed away on Wednesday, September 25, 2019.

She was a funny and loving wife, mother, granny, and sister who loved playing jokes on her family. She loved doing Snapchat with her granddaughter, Carrie. She was a devoted wife who loved the Lord.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Ray Roseberry, her parents, Bill & Lavina Howse; a sister, Delores Howse, a son-in-law, Dicky Wall; and a stepson, Dennis Roseberry.

Billie is survived by her son, Steve (Mindy) Shates; her daughters, Terri (Scott) Anderson and Tracie Wall; her stepchildren, Darren (Marie) Roseberry, Kim (Larry) Bevel, and David Roseberry; her brother, Gary (Jean) Howse; grandchildren, Carrie (Chase) Fowler, Ben (Stephanie) Wall, Addie (Clint) James, Rusty Bevel, Chastity (Tony) Powell, Connie (Ricky) Boone, Sharon Young, Naz (Alicia) Roseberry, Jada and Devinie Roseberry; and her great-grandchildren, Chance, Aliah, Olivia, Ethan, Declan, Brennen, Geralyn, Nora, Christine, Robert, Austin, Chase, Elizabeth (Izzy), Jennifer, Brian, Will, N.J., Isiah, and Easton.

Her family will receive friends on Saturday, September 28, from 12:00pm until her Celebration of Life Service at 2:00pm at Austin & Bell Funeral Home in Hendersonville. Interment will follow in Hendersonville Memory Gardens with Chase and Chance Fowler, Darren Roseberry, Louis Washburn, Ben Wall, and Clint James serving as pallbearers.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Meals on Wheels of your choice.

The family has entrusted services to Austin & Bell Funeral Home and Cremation Service, 104 Sanders Ferry Road, Hendersonville, TN. 615-822-4442.
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Service Schedule

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Saturday, September 28, 2019

12:00 - 2:00 pm (Central time)

Austin & Bell Funeral Home - Hendersonville

104 Sanders Ferry Rd, Hendersonville, TN 37075

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Hendersonville Memory Gardens

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