2018-07-07 / Obituaries

Frank Roosevelt Monroe, Jr.

Frank Roosevelt Monroe, Jr., 82, a resident of 1598 Red  Oak Dr., died Tuesday, July 3 at Granville Medical Center in Oxford. He was the son of the late Frank R. Monroe, Sr. and Vinney Simpson Monroe. He was a retired supervisor at Burlington Industries.

He is survived by two sons, Ellis “Rodney” Monroe, Sr. of Durham and Frederick Dante’ Monroe of Oxford; a brother, Donald Monroe of Lanham, MD; and four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, July 7 at 12:00 P.M. at New Mount Zion Baptist Church by Rev. LaTonia McIver-Penne. Burial will be in Peace Memorial Gardens. The family will receive visitors at New Mount Zion Baptist Church, and at other times at the home of Mr. And Mrs. Frederick Dante’ Monroe 6668 Jacyes Dr. in Oxford. A viewing is scheduled for Friday, July 6 from 11:00 A.M. until 6:00 P.M. at Wright Funeral Home in Oxford.

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