Functional Unit Manager, at the Chillicothe Correctional Center, Rose Derrickson will retire on June 30, after 35 years and four months of service.

Functional Unit Manager, at the Chillicothe Correctional Center, Rose Derrickson will retire on June 30, after 35 years and four months of service. In a retirement ceremony held on Friday, Derrickson spoke about her time there and left her coworkers with some sound advice, “It’s been a fun ride and I like the service that we provide people. Everybody here hang in there,” she said, “you have your bad days but you have your good days, but it can be rewarding if you let it be. These folks here, they need a good example. They need somebody to set that example for them, and that’s what we’re here to do.”