Donald “Don” Roosevelt Muse, Sr., 71, passed away Thursday, February 28, 2019 surrounded by his loving family. He was the husband of Gayle Crockett Muse of which they shared 35 years of marriage together.
Mr. Muse was born March 7, 1947, in Pulaski, a son of the late Raymond A. Muse and Frances O. Muse. He retired from Yokohama in 2009 and after retirement he enjoyed being an avid CB’er. Mr. Muse was a deacon at Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.
In addition to his wife, Gayle, and mother, Frances, he is survived by three sons, Donald Roosevelt Muse, Jr. (Teena), Raymond Muse (Shannon), and Brandon Muse (Raquel); grandchildren, Joshua Bell, Phillip Muse, Dontae Muse, Anthony Campbell, Rasean Muse, Reese and Q; many brothers, sisters, nieces, and nephews and their spouses; and his beloved chihuahua, Tucker.
In addition to his father, Mr. Muse was preceded in death by a brother, Ed Muse.
A Celebration of Donald’s Life will be conducted at 1 p.m. on Monday, March 4, 2019 at Lotz Funeral Home, Roanoke Chapel, 1001 Franklin Road SW, Roanoke.
In lieu of flowers, memorial tributes may take the form of contributions to the Alzheimer’s Association by visiting www.alz.org or calling 1-800-272-3900 or donating to a charity of your choice.
Online condolences may be expressed at www.lotzfuneralhomeroanoke.com.