Rosetta Townsel
Wednesday
11
November

Visitation at Funeral Home

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc.
301 Absecon Boulevard
Atlantic City, New Jersey, United States

Obituary of Rosetta Frances Townsel

Rosetta Frances Townsel was born May 10, 1935, in Washington, DC., to Willie Mae (Mitchell) and Rossie Barbour. She went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, November 4, 2020. Rosetta attended the local schools and was a 1954, Graduate of Stingarn High School in Washington, DC. Rosetta spent the majority of her life raising her younger siblings and later her own children. Her children were her everything. she worked at Bally's Park Place in Atlantic City, for a brief period after her children were old enough to care for themselves. Even then, Mrs. Townsel made sure that her children had everything they needed. She loved, adored and cared for her grandchildren just as if they were her own children. Her family was the world to her. Besides raising her children, Rosetta enjoyed gardening which she had a green thumb and making jewelry for family and friends. She was known for her beaded necklace and bracelet collections. She will always be loved and truly missed by all who knew her. She was preceded in death by: her parents, Willie Mae and Rossie Barbour; son, Arthur Montague, Jr. Rosetta leaves to cherish her memories: her children, Crystal and Arvetta Townsel of Mays Landing, New Jersey, Sabu Townsel of Galloway Township, New Jersey, and Kirk A. Townsel of Atlantic City, New Jersey; sister, Mary Benson of Washington, DC.; twelve grandchildren; twenty-two great grandchildren; and a host of other family members and friends. A visitation will be will be 10AM to 11AM Wednesday, November 11, 2020, at Greenidge Funeral Home, 301 Absecon Boulevard, Atlantic City, New Jersey. Funeral Services will be private due to the COVID19 pandemic and limited seating. Arrangements are entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., Atlantic City, New Jersey, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com Arrangements are entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., Atlantic City, New Jersey, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com
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