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Miss Jessie Rosser

ROSSER, Miss Jessie - Of Caressant Care on Bonnie Place, St. Thomas, passed away peacefully at her residence on Tuesday, May 7, 2013, in her 92nd year. Dear sister of Ruth McDonald of London. Also fondly remembered by several nieces and nephews. Jessie was predeceased by two sisters, Margaret Sherry and Lillian McIntyre, and three brothers, Harley, Elliott and Evan Rosser. Born in St. Thomas, November 2, 1921, she was the daughter of the late John M. and Lillian H. (nee Johnson) Rosser, and the step-daughter of the late Esther E. (nee Baker) Rosser. A missionary for 40 years, Jessie served under the auspices of the Canadian Baptist Overseas Mission Board in charge of a girl's school in Kakinada in South India and worked with Bible women in Vuyyuru and later Tuni. She was a member of Centre Street Baptist Church, St. Thomas and was the Honorary President of the Jessie Rosser Mission Circle. In keeping with her wishes, cremation has taken place, and private interment will be made in the St. Thomas Cemetery, West Ave. A Celebration of Life Service will be held at Centre Street Baptist Church, St. Thomas (Centre & Southwick) on Monday, May 13th at 2:30 p.m., with a reception to follow. If so desired, memorial donations to the Canadian Baptist Ministries (CBM) will be gratefully acknowledged. Arrangements entrusted to the SIFTON FUNERAL HOME, 118 Wellington St., St. Thomas (519-631-1160).12415620
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Posted by davidsudhir (part in missionary work, India) On Tuesday, December 10, 2013
she cannot communicate further. She sent wedding gift to me in 1999. But still we remember her.

May the heavenly father comfort you her family members.

Wishing you a blessed Christmas and Happy New year in advance.

God bless you.

Yours in Christ,


Chief coordinator, B.W.W.E.Work,

Kakinada, PIN-533 003


Phone: 91-9705531677


Posted by Davidsudhir (part of missionary work, India) On Tuesday, December 10, 2013
We had great memories with her. My mother was a Chief coordinator for Baptist Women Welfare and Evangelistic Work in Kakinada. When Miss Law left India, she was given full control of the work. Now I am doing the same work along with some social projects like HIV patients support and feeding poor. Miss Rosser wrote letters to us till she was admitted in Carecent care and later she mentioned in her letter that due to old age,
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Posted by DAVID SUDHIR (Part of mission work in South India) On Tuesday, December 10, 2013
I am sorry about the loss of Miss Jessie Rosser. We send our deepest condolences to you and to your family. My mother Mrs.KarunaBai(late) and father Mr.Krupadanam(late) were very well known to Miss Jessie Rosser when she was in India. Both our grand parents were pastors and known to Miss Rosser.

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