Pastor Rosie M. Birge, 89, of Cleveland passed away Saturday, January 4, 2020, at Bolivar Medical Center in Cleveland.
Funeral service will be 1 p.m. Saturday, January 11, 2020, at Vernon Memorial Apostolic Church in Cleveland with Pastor Jessie Hubbard officiating. Burial will follow in Calvary Cemetery in Renova.
Visitation will be from 2-6 p.m. Friday, January 10, 2020, at T.L. Redmon Funeral Home in Cleveland.
Survivors include sons Willie L. Birge Jr. of Chicago, Leroy Birge, Roger Birge and L.M. Birge, all of Cleveland, Ruso Birge and Robert L. Birge, both of Jacksonville, AR; daughters Pastor Dorothy M. Morris and Pastor Betty J. Payne, both of Cleveland; brothers Elbert Brown Sr. of Columbus, GA, Frank Washington of Hollandale, Roosevelt Brown and Henry Brown, both of New Orleans; 33 grandchildren; and a host of great-grandchildren.