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Monday June 21st, 2021
5:00pm - 6:00pm

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Memorial Service


Monday June 21st, 2021
6:00pm

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Rosalie Ollis

Rosalie McKinney Ollis, 67, of Marion, North Carolina, passed away Friday, June 18, 2021 at CarePartners Hospice Solace Center in Asheville. She was born in Avery County on December 12, 1953 to the late Fred McKinney and Zennie Mae Taylor McKinney. Rosalie enjoyed tending to her flowers and searching for four leaf clovers. She also liked to visit Mountain Paradise. Rosalie always helped anybody who needed it. She truly loved everyone, and they loved her back. Above all, she loved all her grandchildren, especially her great granddaughter. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a son, Bo Ollis; granddaughter, Sydney Nanney; and a sister, Carolyn Walters. Those left to cherish her memories are her husband, Lake Lure Ollis; daughter, Gwen Nanney (Gerald); three grandchildren, Josie Nanney, Lindsey Nanney, and Cayden Nanney; a great granddaughter, Sydara Nanney; and four siblings, Gail McKinney, Jane Turbyfill (Roger), Terri McKinney, and Rick McKinney. A memorial service will be held on Monday, June 21, 2021 in the Chapel of Beam Funeral Service & Crematory in Marion at 6:00 p.m. with Reverend Donald Gragg officiating. The family will receive friends from 5:00 until 6:00 p.m., one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.

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So sorry to hear of her passing

Ralph & Brenda Coffey Jun 25 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rosalie Ollis

Bobby & Betty Bailey Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

Absolutely loved her she will be truly missed by all love you Rose

Bobby & Betty Bailey Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

;Rosalie was a good person she cared about her family . I know she took care of her brother Rick when he was sick.

Clotta Smith Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss Lake , She worked for me at Glen Raven 50 years ago hadn't seen her or lake in the last 50 years she was a hard worker remember Rose well ...

Charles Horney Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rosalie Ollis

James & Lori Benfield Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

Rosie was one of the best! And the sweetest

James & Lori Benfield Jun 21 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rosalie Ollis

Sammie Dean Jones Jun 20 2021 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Rosalie Ollis

Samantha Arnett Jun 20 2021 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss.She was my adopted Moma. I loved her and looked forward to her coming into the Quik Shop everyday.

Samantha Arnett Jun 20 2021 12:00 AM

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