Rosie L. Head, 79, of Jeffersonville, Indiana passed away on Thursday, March 11, 2021 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonviile, Indiana. She was born on August 17, 1941 in Jeffersonville, Indiana to the late Nelson and Elnora (Hearns) Head. Rosie was a trailblazer because she was the first person of color at the Indiana Bell Telephone Company and retired after many years of dedicated service and was a member of Bethel AME Church in Jeffersonville, Indiana where she was known as the “Usher Extraordinaire “. Rosie enjoyed people and was a member of various organizations; Red Hat Society, Super Seniors, Claysburg Reunion Committee and Jeffersonville NAACP. She also loved attending basketball games and school activities for her family.
In addition to her parents, Rosie was a preceded in death by a son, Victor L. Head. She is survived by her daughter, Deonne Head; son, Brandon L. Head; grandson, Aydan Head; along with a host of nieces, nephews and cousins.
There will be a visitation held on Saturday, March 20, 2021 from 11-2pm with service to follow at Legacy Funeral Center, 921 Main Street, Jeffersonville, Indiana. Burial will be at Eastern Cemetery in Jeffersonville, Indiana.
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