Rosa Mary Mackie Robinson
Rosa Mary Mackie Robinson
  • October 9, 1931 - September 24, 2017
  • New Orleans, Louisiana

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Rosa Mary Mackie Robinson, 85, fell asleep in death on September 24, 2017. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 30, 2017 at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses at 1831 A P Tureaud Ave officiated by Byron Harris. Interment will be held at Lake Lawn Park Mausoleum. Visitation will be held from 9am until the service time. Rosa Mary Mackie Robinson was a native of St. Francisville Louisiana. Rosa Mary was a master seamstress and owner of Elite Alterations; she became the first Southern Regional Manager with Fashion 220 cosmetics, and also became a Regional Vice President with Primerica Insurance. She is preceded in death by her husband John Robinson; parents Ledell Mackie Sr. and Nellie Mackie; son Freddie Sherman Payton and daughter in-law Carol Payton; 2 brothers, Major and Willie Mackie; 2 sisters, Bertha Berry and Elvenia Christopher. Left to cherish Rosa Mary's memories are her daughters Stephanie Turner, Irma Turner, and Tyra McGehee; Grandchildren, Avis Payton, Dana Payton (Roy) Claiborne, Lila (William) Clinton, Carlos (Kaci) Davenport, Brandon (Zellena) Davenport, Danielle Johnson (Fiance` Lamont Beard); great Grandchildren, Jamal Payton, Tariane Payton, Julliana Davenport and Brandon Jullius Davenport Jr., 5 sisters; Virginia Moncrief, Mattie Wright, Nancy Haynes, Florida Mercadal and Doretha Turner; 4 brothers Bennett Mackie, Earl Mackie, Lawerence Mackie and Ledell Mackie Jr. and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.