Charlie Mae Rosser Scales
March 31, 1942 - September 10, 2022
Obituary For Charlie Mae Rosser Scales
With humble respect, Sewell Mortuary in Grantville announces the transition of Charlie Mae Rosser-Scales on September 10th, 2022.
Memorial Service will be September 16th, at 11 AM at Sewell Mortuary Chapel.
Charlie Mae Rosser Scales was born to the late William Henry and
Ellen Frances Rosser on March 31, 1942 in Newnan, Georgia. Charlie
Mae was the fourth child of eleven siblings, five of whom preceded
her in death; Marvin Rosser, Carolyn Parker, Annette Alexander, Leon
Rosser and Marsha Ramsey.
Charlie Mae attended Grantville Brown Elementary and Central High
School in Newnan, Georgia, where she enjoyed displaying her
renowned dance talents as Lead Majorette. She was known for
leading the band procession along the streets of Newnan while
delivering unforgettable performances. Before graduating, Charlie
Mae met and married Grady Jennings of Hogansville, Georgia. To this
union one daughter was born, Carmen. After graduation, she moved
to Washington D.C. in 1965 and met and married John A. Scales. Her
passion for growing flowers and obsession with beautiful worldly
landscapes, led her to landing a job with National Geographic, and
later accepted a position working for the federal government as a
After retiring, she relocated back to Georgia, where she enjoyed
cooking for family and friends, sewing and making crafts, listening
and dancing to music, and just enjoying life to its entirety. We will
truly miss her captivating smile and humorous sarcasm to everyone
that knew her.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her daughter, Dr. Carmen
Williams, her 3 grandchildren: Chauncey, Reginald, and Christina;
sister Bobbie Jean Heflin; brothers: William L. Rosser (Rosetta),
Daniel C. Rosser (Katherine), Joe N. Rosser (Sylvia) and Victor B.
Rosser; along with a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
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