Rosa L. Bernard

January 14, 1919 - May 21, 2019

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Rosa Lee Bernard, 100, passed away on Tuesday, May 21, 2019.  She was the daughter of the late Eugene and Martha Ward.

Rosa was a devout Christian wife and mother.  She was also an active member of the Golden Age Ministry at Christian Home Baptist Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband Willie Bernard; five siblings, Maggie Ward, Lottie Carter, Nancy Ward, Daisy Mae Strikey and James Ward; two daughters, Martha Louise Edwards and Rosa Lee Savage, and a grand-daughter Marneta Rena Hilliard.

She is survived by her daughters Dorothy Mae Ricks, Geraldine White, Barbara Crawley (Steve), Ruby Jones (Bernard), Mary Taylor (Ricky); a God-son Rodney Barnes, other relatives and friends who loved her.

A Homegoing Celebration will be held 12PM on Saturday May 25, 2019 at Christian Home Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Friday from 4-7 pm at Shivers Funeral Chapel