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William Louis Rossie

William Louis Rossie, American sanitary engineer, county official. Served with United States Army, 1957, colonel Reserve; Club: Elks.

Background

  • Rossie, William Louis was born on October 17, 1932 in Norton, Virginia, United States. Son of William Louis and Sethelle (Barclift) Rossie.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, Virginia Military Institute, 1956. Postgraduate University North Carolina, 1959.

    Career

    • Sanitary engineer Virginia Health Department, Lexington and Richmond, 1956-1962. Regional engineer, Lexington, 1962-1974. Executive director, secretary, treasurer Roanoke County (Virginia) Public Service Authority, 1974-1980, county utility director, Salem, Virginia, 1974-1980, associate county administrator, 1980-1981.

      Chief engineer Albemarle County Service Authority, since 1982.

    Politics

    Church should build bridges with political institutions through organizing ecumenical delegations to the party conferences.

    Religion

    The teaching of the Bible is a key in understanding the way by which a person obtains salvation.

    Denomination: Methodist

    Views

    It is important to experience God's grace working in the lives of people. Wisdom and maturity are gained from life experience, especially during the prayer and sharing stories with other Christians.

    Membership

    Served with United States Army, 1957, colonel Reserve. Club: Elks.

    Connections

    • Married Elizabeth S. Rossie, November 9, 1957. Children: William Louis III, Steven Britt.
    • father: William Louis Rossie
    • mother: Sethelle (Barclift) Rossie
    • spouse: Elizabeth S. Rossie
    • children: William Louis III Rossie
    • Steven Britt Rossie
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