Rosetta Ashburn King

Born in Nashville, TN on May 14, 1931

Departed on July 29, 2013 and resided in Hendersonville, TN

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KING, Rosetta Ashburn-age 82 of Hendersonville passed away July 29, 2013. Rosetta was the oldest of 5 children, born in Nashville, TN to the late Hubert and Marie Ashburn. She will always be lovingly remembered by her children as being an excellent seamstress. Rosetta was an avid tennis player who served as the former captain of Bluegrass Country Club women's tennis team. She and William served in the ministry of marriage preparation at Our Lady of the Lake Church. She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister, cousin and friend who will be deeply missed. She is preceded in death by her husband, William "Bill" King and brother, Hubert Ashburn. She is survived by her sons, William Jr. and David Kelly King; daughters, Diana King, Deborah Horn and Darlene Ricky Anderson; grandchildren, Chad Wendy and Jeffrey Abby Rediker, Melissa Jason Limbaugh, Ashley John Bianchi, Kelly Jones, Weston and Jamie King; great-grandchildren, Maddie and Alex Rediker, Kylie Griffith, Skyler and Evan Limbaugh. Sisters, Louise Heller and Cindy Collins; brother, Gilbert Ashburn. Visitation will be held on August 3, 2013 from 1p.m.-2p.m. at Our Lady of the Lake Catholic Church with Funeral Mass following at 2 p.m. HENDERSONVILLE FUNERAL HOME 353 Johnny Cash Pkwy Hendersonville, TN 37075 615 824-3855

2 Comments to Rosetta Ashburn King

  1. Lou Ann Shymlock Bateman
    July 31, 2013 12:00 am

    King family, I’m so sorry to hear about your sweet Mother. She and your Dad were dear friends with my parents. They went on many wonderful trips together when your Dad and my Dad worked at Met Life.

    Kindest regards,

    Lou Ann Shymlock Bateman

  2. Jim Fykes
    August 3, 2013 12:00 am

    Sorry to hear of your moms passing. I know how difficult it is in times such as these. You are in my Prayers

    Jim Fykes
    Denton Texas