Rosella Knox, 57, of Jackson, Ohio went into the arms of Jesus on Saturday June 9, 2018, shortly after arrival at the Holzer Medical Center in Jackson.

Rosella was born October 20, 1960, in Galion, Ohio George and Rosann Louise Armbrust McNew.  She was a graduate of Marathon (Florida) High School.

Rosella’s joy and infectious smile will be lovingly missed by all who loved her so much.

She is was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Brittany Rose Knox and a brother, Richard McNew.

Rosella is survived by the love of her life, her grandson, Braxton Ousley of Jackson, Ohio and two sisters, Christina Yahn of Murfreesboro, TN and Cheryl Ann Jones of Lexington, Ohio.  She was a loving aunt to many nieces and nephews.

A celebration of life service will be held Thursday, June 14, 2018, at 3 p.m. at the Kirkpatrick Funeral Home in Washington Court House with Bishop James Marquis, pastor at the New Covenant Worship Center in Jackson, officiating.  Burial of the cremains will be at a later date in the Mansfield Cemetery in Mansfield, Ohio.

In lieu of flowers, an educational fund has been set up for Braxton.  Please make checks payable to the Braxton Ousley Education Fund.


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  • Lori Moore Cameron says:

    I am so very sorry to hear of this tragedy. I expected to see her in August for our 40th Reunion. Please accept my sincerest condolences. I know the loss of a sister. God Bless you all! <3 <3

  • Nancy Swanson Goins says:

    May our dearest Zell rest in His arms forever. May the hole in our hearts be filled with the memories of her sweet laughter and love. Until we meet again my loving friend.

  • Valerie says:

    To all family and friends of our dearest Rosella ~
    <3 May your many memories soften your sadness and bring you comfort.
    <3 May peace surround all grieving hearts.