Rosa Lee Andrews

Published 12:03 pm Friday, February 24, 2017

Rosa Lee Andrews was born June 27, 1995. She is the only child of Frank and Mary Ella Martin. Rosa grew up in Mt. Hermon, where she attended Vernon High School. She met and married David Charles Andrews in March of 1953, and to this union six children were born — Dan, Gwen, Perry, Denise, Romelis, and Lisa Andrews. From her six children, she has 23 grandchildren and over 40 great-grandchildren.

She leaves to cherish her life: three sons, Perry Andrews, Romelis Andrews and Dan Andrews, all of Rochester, N.Y.; three daughters, Denise Hann, Gwen Andrews and Lisa Burton, all of Rochester; five brothers, Larry Martin, and Harold Martin, both of Mt. Hermon, Jeffro Martin and Gregory Martin, both of New Orleans, and Herman Tate; three sisters, Jennifer Martin of Kentwood, Shirley Mae Miller of Mt. Hermon, and Joyce Tate of Baton Rouge; 21 grandchildren; and 50 great-grandchildren.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Frank Martin and Mary Ella Brock; her husband, David Andrews; one sister, Barbara Ann Martin; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be Sunday, Feb. 26, from 2 p.m. until 6 p.m. The funeral service will be Monday, Feb. 27, at Shady Grove Missionary Baptist Church in Osyka, Miss., with the Rev. Bertran Smith, pastor, officiating. Internment will be in Shady Grove Cemetery.

Crain and Sons Funeral Home of Franklinton is in charge of arrangements.

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