Johnson, Rosalind

Friday, November 2, 2012

Rosalind Johnson, 55, died on October 31, 2012 at a local hospital.  

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 4, in the chapel with Reverend Ervin officiating.  Interment will be in Forest Hills Cemetery.

The body will lie in state after noon on Saturday, Nov. 3, at John P. Franklin Funeral Home, 1101 Dodds Ave., 622-9995.


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