Robert Theron “Bob” Rosson, Jr.
Robert Theron “Bob” Rosson, Jr. CFSP, CPC is co-manager of Waller Funeral
Home along with his wife Beth. He is married to Beth Waller Rosson with two
children Brett Waller Rosson and Sally Kate Rosson Walker.
Bob attended the University of Mississippi, and
graduated with a degree in Mortuary Science from Northwest Mississippi Junior
College licensed in Funeral Service in 1986.
Bob is a member of Oxford University United
Methodist Church, Past President of the Oxford Lions Club, Oxford Rotary Club,
Past President of the Mississippi Funeral Directors Association, Member of the
MFDA Board from 1993 to 2003 serving in various leadership positions, Funeral
Director of the Year in Mississippi in 2002, Member of the Mississippi Funeral
Trust Board since 1996, CPC-Certified Preplanning Consultant, CFSP- Certified
Funeral Service Practitioner, CFSP Ambassador, Past Chairman of the Mississippi
Funeral Trust, Member of the Heritage Club, Member of the National Funeral Directors
Association where he served on the Executive Board and as
Past-President of the Association. He formerly served as the
Secretary, Treasurer, Member of the Communications committee with NFDA,
Member of the Pursuit Of Excellence Committee with NFDA, Attended the Future’s
Forum 2002 with NFDA An inside look at the future of Funeral Service. Bob has
been employed with Waller Funeral Home in Oxford Mississippi since 1983.
Beth Waller Rosson
Beth is co-manager of Waller Funeral Home. She
has been employed at Waller Funeral Home since 1983 and is a second generation
licensed funeral director. She attended the University of Mississippi before
marriage to Bob Rosson in 1978.
Beth is involved in all areas of the business operation of the funeral home as
well as serving families daily. She has served on the Executive Board of the
Mississippi Funeral Directors Association and currently serves as
Past-President of the Association. She had the distinct honor of serving as the
first female President of MFDA.
Beth is a member of Oxford-University United
Methodist Church where she serves on the administrative Board and is a charter
member of Oxford Junior Auxiliary. She is the daughter of Patsy and Don Waller
and mother of two children, Brett Waller Rosson and Sally Kate Rosson Walker.
Sally Kate Walker
Sally Kate joined the staff of Waller Funeral
Home July 1, 2006. She attended the University of Alabama and completed her
degree at the University of Mississippi in the Summer of 2005 with a BS degree
in Family and Consumer Sciences. She is the daughter of Bob and Beth
Rosson and the granddaughter of Don and the late Patsy Waller and becomes the
third generation of our family to join the funeral home staff.
She and her husband, Jonathan Walker, were
married April 22, 2006 and are members of Oxford-University United Methodist
Church. They have two sons, Thomas Harrison "Tom" Walker and
Rosson Eli Walker. Sally Kate received her license in Funeral Directing
after passing the National Board Exam in 2009.
Roger Anthony Williams
Anthony joined the staff in August of 2011. He graduated from Blue Mountain
College in May of 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree with a major in
Biology/Chemistry and minor in Bible. He graduated from Northwest Community
College in December, 2003 with a degree in Mortuary Science. In October, 2004
Anthony was awarded a license in funeral service from the Mississippi State
Board of Funeral Service. He has worked in the funeral industry since August of
Anthony and his wife, Julia Massey Williams
were married in May of 1996 and have three children: Isabella "Bella"
Claire Williams, Brynna Camille Williams, and Aidan Fisher Williams.
Anthony and his family are members of First Baptist Church of Water
Julia Massey Williams
Julia joined our staff as Office Manager in January of 2014. She graduated from
New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary in May of 2000 with a Master of Arts
in Christian Education and Blue Mountain College in May of 1996 with a Bachelor
of Science degree in Family and Consumer Science and minor in Vocal Music.
Julia is the wife of Roger Anthony Williams. Even though she is a busy working mother of three children, she actively participates in various ministries at First Baptist Church of Water Valley, MS.