James Clifford Rosemergy, retired clergy


James Clifford Rosemergy, retired clergy

OCEAN SPRINGS — James Clifford “Jim” Rosemergy, 84, a retired pastor, died July 20, 2007, at the home of his daughter in Knoxville.

He was a member of Vancleave United Methodist Church. Jim retired from the U.S. Coast Guard with over 20 years service and later from the U.S. Civil Service and served as a pastor in the United Methodist Church.

A memorial service was held Aug. 1 at Vancleave UMC with his son, Rev. James “Jim” Rosemergy officiating. Interment was at U.S. National Cemetery in Biloxi

Other survivors include: wife, Otelia “Tee” Rosemergy of Ocean Springs; daughter Marcella Green of Knoxville; adopted daughters Allison Forehand of Biloxi, Naskija Entrekin of Houston, Texas; and 12 grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.