Published 12:00 am Tuesday, August 16, 2011

Funeral services for Rosie Bell Byrd, 92, of Leesville will be held at 11
a.m. Saturday, Aug. 20, at St. Paul Baptist Church, Inc. in Leesville with Rev. Williams officiating. Burial will follow in the Leesville Memorial Cemetery in Leesville, under the direction of Labby Memorial Funeral Home of Leesville.
Visitation will be held from 10 a.m. until time of service, Saturday, Aug. 20, 2011, at the church.
Rosie, the daughter of Otto Daniel and Estella Johnson, was born on June 27, 1919, in Zwolle. She passed away on Sunday, Aug. 14,
2011, at Byrd Regional Hospital in Leesville.
She is survived by her sons, Jesse Johnson of Shreveport, Leedell Acey, Jr., of Holdenville, Okla. and Eddie Roy Acey of Florien; daughter, Mildred Moore of Leesville; uncle, Floyda Johnson of
Florien; aunt, Idabee Gassoway of Many; 20 grandchildren, 42 great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren; and a host of cousins and friends.
Words of comfort may be expressed to the Byrd family at