Rosile Griffin Tant, 79, of Raleigh, died Thursday, Dec. 26, 2013, at her home. A native of Franklin County, she was the daughter of the late Henry C. and Athaleah Wood Griffin, and widow of Frank Junior Tant. She was a homemaker.
Surviving is a daughter, Jenny Haney of Rolesville; sons, Frank Tant, III, of Raleigh, and Tim Tant, of Franklinton; sisters, Dianne Forsbery, of Southern Pines and LaVern Stott, of Franklinton; nine grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
The family will receive friends from 12-1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 4, prior to a service at Hall-Wynne Funeral Service, Franklinton Chapel. Funeral services are at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Franklinton.
Flowers are accepted or memorials may be made to a charity of your choice. For online condolences, go to hallwynne.com.