Eddie Ray Rosner was born October 21, 1952 in Hearne, Texas. His parents were Steve and Mary (Phillips) Rosner. He served his country in the U. S. Army.
Eddie was ordained to the work of “The Gospel Ministry” on April 10, 1988 at the Flint Baptist Church. He and his wife, Sue Ann, were married on March 23, 1997 in Shreveport, Louisiana. They lived in Oakwood, Texas. They owned and operated the Oakwood Feed Store and Café for many years. Sue said that her husband was the true meaning of “An American Patriot Christian man.” The “goodness” of Eddie Rosner was to be found in the teaching he received at his Grandmother’s knee.
Eddie passed away on February 9, 2018 in Tyler, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his father, Steve Rosner; brothers, Randy Rosner and Steven Rosner; and by two daughters, Penny and Melody.
Surviviors include his wife, Sue Ann Rosner; his mother, Mary Rosner; children, Mathew Rosner, Olivia Rogal and Belinda Muellen; eight grandchildren and numerous other relatives and friends.
A memorial service was held Saturday, February 17, 2018, at the Oakwood Memorial Baptist Church. Rev. Walter Pickens officiated. A graveside service, with military funeral honors provided by the U.S. Army, followed in the Buffalo Cemetery in Buffalo, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Oakwood Memorial Baptist Church, P.O. Box 373, Oakwood, Texas 75855–(903) 545-0040.
Walters’ Buffalo Funeral Home in Buffalo, Texas was entrusted with arrangement assistance. www.buffalofuneralhome.com