Funeral services for Rosie Lee Davis Grant Heard ,90, of Helena, will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, May 20 at New Light M.B. Church.

Funeral services for Rosie Lee Davis Grant Heard ,90, of Helena, will be held 11 a.m., Saturday, May 20 at New Light M.B. Church. Rev. David Featherstone will officiate. Interment will be in Jackson Memorial Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m.,  Friday, May 19, at Brown's Home for Funerals.

Rosie Lee Davis Grant Heard was born Nov. 25, 1926 in Deerfield to Bennie Davis and Lula Williams.

Rosie was married to the late Houston Grant Sr., and was blessed with five children. She later married George HeardSr., they were blessed with six children.

Rosie confessed her faith in Jesus Christ and was baptized at an early age. She was a member of New Light Baptist Church. She became an usher at a young age.

Rosie made her transition from this earth life on May 14, 2017 at Regional One Health in Memphis, Tennessee. She has now joined loved ones that has gone on before her.

Her precious memory will be forever cherished by her 10 children, whom she loved dearly, Virgie Lee Grant, Bennie Lee Grant, Lula Mae Nunn, Georgie Blake, all of Helena-West Helena, George Heard Jr (Margaret) of Atlanta, Georgia, Velma Lewis of Little Rock, Leo Heard (Kaye), Lugene Heard, Roy Lee Heard (Helen), all of Los Angeles, California and Patricia Hopson of Portland, Oregon; two brothers and three sisters, Eddie Davis of Memphis, Tennessee, Edward Jerome Davis (Valerie), Lorene Davis Alexander (Tony), Vanessa Davis McRath, and Delores Davis, all of St. Louis, Missouri; 24 grandchildren; 45 great-grandchildren;  and  30 great-great grandchildren.​​


Family and friends may sign the guestbook at:www.brownshomeforfuneralsinc.com.