March 5, 2000
ROSA W. CHARITY
Rosa Ward Charity, 82, died Wednesday, March 1, 2000.
She was a native of Hampton. She was a member of Morning Star Baptist Church, a member of the Willing Workers and was a missionary.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alanda Charity; and two brothers, George Ward and Andrew Ward.
She is survived by two daughters, Doris A. Washington and Shirley L. Lee, both of Hampton; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; four brothers, Stafford Ward, Annapolis, Md., Pernell Ward, James Ward and William Ward, all of Hampton; two sisters, Magdalene Ward and Sylvia Burrell, both of Hampton; and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and devoted friends.
A funeral will be conducted at noon Tuesday, at Morning Star Baptist Church by the Rev. Wilbur R. Jones. Interment will follow in Ward-Johnson Cemetery. Mrs. Charity will be placed in the church by 10 a.m. on Tuesday. Viewing for Mrs. Charity will be from noon to 7 p.m. at Ronald C. Perkins Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Morning Star Baptist Church, 2717 N. Armistead Ave., Hampton, VA 23666 in Mrs. Charity’s name.
Arrangements by Ronald C. Perkins Funeral Home.