Rose Marie Green

November 4, 1943January 8, 2021

Rose Marie Green, age 77, passed away at home with her family on January 8, 2021 after fighting COVID-19 for a month. Born November 4, 1943 in Jonesboro, Ar. She was the daughter of the late Walter McBride and late June Marie Cason McBride.

She retired from the financial industry as an Operations Assistant after more than 40 years. She enjoyed spending time and playing cards or board games with family. She enjoyed traveling and loved playing bingo. She was a very compassionate and generous person willing to help anyone in need. Although, she did not accept help as easily, never wanting to impose on anyone.

She is survived by her daughter Ronda Drake and her grandson Alexander Howard-Drake, sister Shirley Prince, sister Teena Vise, brother Walter McBride, Jr (Diana), brother Tommy McBride, half-brother Dale McBride (Judy) and a host of nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by half-brother Gary McBride.

Rose Marie was loved by all who knew her and will be greatly missed by family and a multitude of friends.


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Shirley Prince

January 11, 2021

My sister, Rose Marie, was a good soul.

I will miss talking on the phone with her.

I usually began our call, ‘it’s me, and ended our call with ‘love you.’

Rosie, It’s me, I miss you... love you.

Carol Hargrove

January 11, 2021

I worked with Rosie for years. She was one of the best! Always willing to get things done, GREAT sense of humor, and truly kind. Rest in Peace, Rosie!

Jay Gadberry

January 11, 2021

Sweet person. Hard worker. Good soul.