Rose Mae "Lady" (McCoy) McCoy

July 16, 1942 ~ June 10, 2021 (age 78)

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Mrs. Rose Mae "Lady" McCoy, 78, of Cartersville, Georgia passed away on Thursday, June 10, 2021 surrounded by her loving family at Cartersville Medical Center.

A Memorial Service will  be held on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 2:00PM at Mack Eppinger and Sons Funeral Home Chapel, 210 N. Bartow Street, Cartersville, Georgia 30120.

Due to COVID-19 regulations and guidelines, physical distancing practices will be in place, and MASK ARE REQUIRED for those that will be admitted to the service. The family is the main concern during this time of bereavement and space will be limited. We have to ensure the family is able to attend the service, so there is a possibility of some friends not being admitted.

Rose Mae "Lady" McCoy was born on July 16, 1942 in Cartersville, Georgia to the late William "Jack" McCoy and Ethel Jackson McCoy.  Rose Mae graduated from Summer hill School, "Class of 1961" where she was the first black head majorette for the Blue Devils Marching Band. She was a lifelong member of St. Luke AME Church and served on the Stewardess Board and in Sunday School.

She was a homemaker and worked previously at Spring City Knitting. Rose Mae had a bubbly personality and loved her family, she made sure to call every family member on their birthdays and sing Happy Birthday to them. She also cherished those moments traveling to Germany to see her youngest son's grandchildren.

Rose Mae is preceded in death by her parents, five brothers, six sisters, aunts and uncles.

Rose Mae leaves to cherish her many memories; sons, Mario Culbreath and Marcus (Andrea) Culbreath; brother, Jimmy Brown; three grandchildren, Andrea, Montrell and Aurelia; and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, loved ones and friends.

"Those we love don't go away; they walk beside us every day. Unseen, unheard, but always near, so loved, so missed, so very dear."

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Mack Eppinger and Sons Funeral Service, Inc. are in charge of the arrangements.

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Memorial Service
June 16, 2021

2:00 PM
Mack Eppinger and Sons Funeral Home
210 N. Bartow Street
Cartersville, GA 30120

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