Mary C. 'Jerldine' Rosa (AUGUSTA, Ga.)

AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Mary C. "Jerldine" Rosa of Augusta entered into rest Tuesday, July 21, 2009 at UPAC Health Facility. Memorial services will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, July 25, 2009 in the B.A. Williams Memorial Chapel with Rev. David Kemp, Sr. officiating. Mary was preceded in death by her mother, Robert W. Johnson. She leaves to mourn her passing, father, Dan Johnson, Jr. of Augusta; two devoted daughter, Roberta Tyler and Dorothy (Rhys Gaines) Rosa, both of Augusta; two caring sons, Shawin (Erika) Chambers and Luis Rosa, both of Augusta; one sister, Felizitas Gale Terrell, Augusta; one brother, David (Dianne) Johnson of Charlotte, N.C.; grandchildren, Demarius Rosa, LaShiniquia Rosa, Alexis Gaines, Millicent Tyler, Christopher Tyler, Malik Rosa, Sierra Simpkins, Skye Chambers, Senysah Chambers and Cenenta Simmons, all of Augusta; great-grand, Demari Rosa; nieces, Apryl Terrell of Augusta and Ebone Johnson of Atlanta; nephews, Dylan Terrell of Augusta and David Johnson, Jr. of Charlotte; uncles, Delmous Roberts of Augusta and Dennis Jenkins of Waynesboro, Ga.; aunt, Louise Jenkins of Waynesboro; dear friend, Beatrice Bennett and a host of other relatives and friends. There will be no viewing of the body. The family will receive friends Friday, July 24, 2009, 6 to 8 p.m. at the home of her father. Williams Funeral Home, 2945 Old Tobacco Road, Hephzibah, GA 30815 Sign the guestbook at

The Augusta Chronicle-July 24, 2009