Nellie Hiles Rossa

PDT Sports Report

July 3, 2013

Nellie Hiles Rossa

Nellie Hiles Rossa, 88, of Lucasville, died Wednesday, July 3, 2013, at SOMC Hospice.

She was born June 12, 1925, on Duck Run, a daughter of the late Lacy and Sarah McGinnis DeLong.

Nellie was a retired cook for the Northwest School District and a 1943 McDermott High School graduate. She was a member of the Cook Road Baptist Church and a former member of the Rush Free Baptist Church.

She was also preceded in death by her husbands, Alfred Hiles, July 27, 1981, and Joseph Rossa, March 11, 2000; one grandson, Brian Davis; two brothers, Riley and Ellis DeLong; and two sisters, Alice DeLong and Menzie Crabtree.

Nellie is survived by her daughter and son-on-law, Sharon and David Davis of Lucasville.

Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Saturday, July 6, 2013, at the Cook Road Baptist Church with Larry Parks officiating. Burial will follow in Scioto Burial Park. Friends may call 5 to 8 p.m. Friday at the McKinley Funeral Home in Lucasville and an hour before the funeral Saturday at the church.