Rossie L. Blue, Jr., 78, of Dayton, Ohio, passed away on Monday, August 1, 2022, at Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Mr. Blue was the owner/operator of Blue’s Barber Service for over 50 years. He was a well-respected businessman who provided high quality service to many in the community and beyond. He enjoyed sports and was an avid Cincinnati Bengals fan.
Rossie was born on November 23, 1943, in Clarkton, NC, to the late Rev. Rossie L. (Sr.) and Annie M. Blue. He is also preceded in death by his son, Dexter L. Blue; brother, Edward F. Blue; and sister, Mary L. Carter.
He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Tabitha Lewis Blue; his devoted daughter, Charmayne Blue Marvin (Craig); two sisters, Katrina Blue Robinson (Raymond), and Gloria A. Blue; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren; and many loving family members and friends.
His Celebration of Life will be held 1:00 pm Wednesday, August 10, at Christian Life Center, 3489 Little York Road. Visitation 11:00 am until time of service. Family will receive friends one hour prior to service. Interment, with military honors, will be held 10:00 am Thursday, August 11, at Dayton National Cemetery.
Arrangements entrusted to House of Wheat Funeral Home, Inc.
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