Omie R. Gaines, 99


Omie Lynn Rosser Gaines, 99, of Goldston died Thursday, July 19, 2018.

She was born in Lee County on Jan. 2, 1919, to the late Isham Rosser and Rena Gunter Rosser.She was preceded in death by her husband, Arthur Gaines; sons, Jerry Gaines and Michael Gaines; grandson, David Gaines; and two brothers, J.T. Rosser and Norman Rosser. Mrs. Gaines was retired from the Chatham County School System. She was a member of Goldston Baptist Church, Brush and Palette Club of Sanford. She enjoyed singing with both the High Hope Chorus and Jubilee Choir.

Funeral services were held 4 p.m. July 22 in the sanctuary of Goldston Baptist Church. The Rev. Mitch Watson officiated. Burial followed at Goldston Methodist Church Cemetery.

Survivors include a son, Ronald Gaines and wife Glenda of Goldston; daughter, Daphne Kitchings and husband Henry of Goldston; brothers, Clifford Coleman Jr. and wife Shelby of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Jimmy Coleman and wife Linda of Lillington; sister, Eloise Weinzetl and husband Bob of Charlotte; grandchildren, Rhonda Starling and husband Andy, Robin Moore, Rae Czawlytko and husband Brian, Chip Kitchings and wife Kim, Scott Kitchings and wife Sonja, Todd Gaines and wife Jan, Charlotte Small and husband David, and Shannon Gaines Lindley; and 17 great-grandchildren.

Donations may be made to Goldston Baptist Church, P.O. Box 100, Goldston, NC 27252.

Arrangements by Bridges-Cameron Funeral Home.


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