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Formerly Sister Rose Brennan, C.S.B.,
Sunrise: December 31, 1945; Sunset: September 14, 2012.

The Eliseus Bernard Cooper Sr. and Nyonnohweyee Wrawreh Cooper family of the United States of America, and Monrovia, Liberia, West Africa respectively, is once again joined in grief, pride, and humble gratitude to God Almighty, to announce the peaceful home-going of our beloved daughter, mother sister, aunt, niece, cousin, relative, in-law, and friend-Roselyn Emmaline Dagbehdee Cooper-also known affectionately as "RC", Rose" "Sister Rose", in her 66th year, on Friday September 14, 2012, in Nashville, TN-USA.

Formerly Sister Rose Brennan, a nun with the congregation of St. Bernadine (C.S.B.), sisterhood of the Franciscan Sacred Heart Convent in Harper City, Cape Palmas, Maryland County, Liberia, where she began her career in education. She then attended Alvernia University in Reading, PA where she obtained a bachelors degree in math and reading education. Soon after college, she returned to Liberia where she was a teacher at the Our Lady of Fatima Elementary School, and in early to mid 1970s, served as Principal to St. Mary's School, Duala, Bushrod Island, and Cathedral High School, Ashmun & Nelson Strets, Monrovia, Liberia, respectively. She continued to be an educator in the United States in Albany, Georgia at Turner Job Corps and the Dougherty County School system as well.

Roselyn leaves to mourn her loss while cherishing her memories, a devoted and loving daughter, Madia Cooper; siblings: Bernice Cooper, *Velicia Cooper(Feb. 2012), Rev. Walter Cooper(Odette), Cassius B. Lawson Sr.; *Henry Cooper(June 2003); Charlotte Cooper-Reffell(*Jonathan Reffell); Margaret Cooper; *Mary Cooper(June 1982); Emmanuel Cooper, Joseph S. Cooper, Eliseus Bernard Cooper Jr.(Shannon), Pastor Claudius Cooper(Salome); Amanda Cooper Jackson(Chris); Maryann Baker; Cecelia Nyonnohtoe Wesley Moore; Christiana Doe Niamanney; Juah S.Doe; Emma C. Cooper, Anthony B. Cooper, David Jenkins Cooper, and Rev. Philip Nyemah. Stepmother, Mrs. Comfort Hedou Cooper, aunts: Anne Myamie Cooper Marquis and Lucinda Barbara Cooper Gardiner and. Several nieces, nephews, counsins, and a host of relatives, friends acquaintances, and former students in the United States and Liberia-Africa.


Funeral Arrangements:

Location: Wages and Sons Funeral Home and Crematories Gwinnett Chapel
1031 Lawrenceville Hwy
Lawrenceville, GA 30046

Wake Keeping: Saturday, October 6, 2012 8:30am-10:00am.

The home going ceremony: Saturday, October 6, 2012 10:00am. Entombment will immediately follow.

Repast Reception:
Rhodes Jordan Community Center
100 East Crogan Street
Lawrenceville 30046

To send flowers and to sign the guestbook go to or contact Wages and Sons at (770)-277-4550.

Hotel Rooms are reserved at local hotels with a discount. If interested contact the daughter via phone or email.


Madia Cooper, daughter (229) 291-8879 US
Charlotte Cooper Reffell, sister 231880986171 Liberia
Richlieu Gardiner , cousin (678) 425-4569 US