Roosevelt Eure

Published 12:00 am Thursday, June 25, 2009

Roosevelt Eure, 73, of Portsmouth, Va. died Saturday, June 20, 2009 at Golden Living Facility, Portsmouth, Va.
A native of Gates County, he was a retired welder. Eure served in the US Army.
Survivors include two sons, Milton Harvey of North Carolina and Michael Eure of California; two daughters, Shelia Eure of California and Rochelle Smith of Maryland; three brothers, Henderson Eure, Lee Albert Eure of North Carolina and Billy Eure of New York; and three sisters, Arlean Mabry of New Jersey, Selma McEachin of North Carolina and Rose Martin of Georgia.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday, June 28 at First Baptist Church Taylorsville, Portsmouth, Va. Burial will be in the Eure Family Cemetery, Gates.
Hunter’s Funeral Home, Gates, is handling the arrangements. Condolences may be sent to