Rose Bursey ’72 Guthrie

Rose Bursey ’72 Guthrie of Boone, North Carolina, born April 25, 1947 was promoted to glory in her home in Boone NC, Wednesday October 19, 2016.

Rose was a native of Muskegon, Michigan, and moved to the Highlands in the 90s. She was preceded in death by her dear husband William G. Guthrie III, parents Elvis and Effie Bursey. She is survived by brother Charles R. Bursey, niece Laura Bursey Elnitski, nephew Brent Bursey, and her Grace Highlands Presbyterian Church family. Rose spent her life in the service of others. She was active in Grace Highlands Presbyterian Church, Mountain Laurel Quilt Guild, NC Native Plant Society, ASU Womens Club, Blue Ridge Garden Club, Daytrippers, and a local book club. Roses life exemplified spending time with others. Its all about the fellowship-Rose Guthrie.

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