Rosie Isom

Obituary of Rosie Ellen Isom

Rosie Ellen Washington Isom, age 90 of Painesville, died peacefully on January 5, 2021 at her home surrounded by family, friends and loved ones. She was born on February 4, 1930 in Greenwich, Mississippi to the late James and Rosie Washington. Rosie was the beloved, adored matriarch of her family and was devout in her faith to God, reciting Psalm 23 daily in prayer. She was a wise, independent, fashionably stylish woman who cherished her family, and loved church, fishing, cooking and spending time laughing in fellowship. She was a retired domestic worker who was respected for extending hospitality to all who came to her door in peace, regardless of the time day or night. Survivors are her children; Barbara McGrew, Martha Williams, Donna Johnson, Carlton Washington, Latricia Parish, and Freddie Washington; sister, Katie Long; and many grandchildren, great grandchildren, great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and godchildren. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her husband, Cleavester Isom; daughter, Freddie Jean Washington; and siblings, Jessie James Washington, Maple Lewis, Tressaly Washington, and Robert Washington. A walk through visitation will be Tuesday, January 12, 2021 from 5-7PM at Johnson Funeral Home, 368 Mentor Ave., Painesville, Ohio 44077. Funeral service will be Wednesday at 11:00AM at New Hope Baptist Church, 428 W. Jackson St. with an hour of visitation starting at 10:00AM at the church. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery.
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Tuesday
12
January

Walk-Through Visitation

5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Tuesday, January 12, 2021
Johnson Funeral Home
368 Mentor Avenue
Painesville, Ohio, United States
440-357-7544
Wednesday
13
January

Visitation

10:00 am - 11:00 am
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
New Hope Baptist Church
428 W. Jackson Street
Painesville, Ohio, United States
Wednesday
13
January

Funeral Service

11:00 am
Wednesday, January 13, 2021
New Hope Baptist Church
428 W. Jackson Street
Painesville, Ohio, United States