Mr. Verdon Dale DeRossett, age 80, of Rockwood, TN passed away Saturday, September 21, 2013 at the Cumberland Medical Center in Crossville, TN. He was born November 3, 1932 in Cumberland County, TN to Marvin Jesse (Jethro) and Lenice Tennessee Evans DeRossett. He was a member of Daysville Baptist Church and was a U.S. Army Veteran. Mr. DeRossett was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin Jesse and Lenice DeRossett; sons, Gregory Dale DeRossett and Patrick Alan DeRossett; brothers, Richard, Roger & Glenn Derossett; and sisters, Willis Fagan and Marie Spivey.
Wife: Deloris (Dee) DeRossett of Rockwood, TN
Son: Marty DeRossett of Rockwood, TN
Daughter: Sheila DeRossett of Rockwood, TN
Son: Darren DeRossett of Rockwood, TN
8 Grandchildren: Jamie McCloud, Jesse DeRossett, Christy DeRossett , Lara DeRossett,
Casey DeRossett, Ashley Walters, Amanda DeRossett and Darla Nichols
8 Great Grandchildren
Brother: Dallas DeRossett of Hendersonville, TN
Host of many nieces, nephews and cousins
The family will receive friends Tuesday, September 24, 2013 from 6:00-8:00 p.m. at Evans Mortuary, Rockwood. The funeral service will follow the visitation at 8:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Evans Mortuary with Rev. Hascue Carter officiating. Graveside service and interment will be held Wednesday, September 25, 2013 in the Daysville Cemetery at 12:00 p.m. (Noon) with military honors by the Roane County Military Memorial Honor Guard.