Amy Inez Rossi, 89, of Little Rock, Arkansas passed away Friday, January 19, 2018, at Briarwood Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Little Rock. Mrs. Rossi was born in Hot Springs, Arkansas and after High School moved to Little Rock. She received her nursing diploma from Baptist Hospital Nursing School in Little Rock and her bachelor's degree in nursing from the University of Central Arkansas in Conway, and her Master's degree from Baylor University in Waco, Texas. She worked for many years at Baptist Hospital and retired from St. Vincent's Hospital in Little Rock, where she specialized in oncology nursing. Mrs. Rossi enjoyed reading, sewing, and church activities. She was kind, giving, and thoughtful of others.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 22 years Joseph Rossi; her parents, James Edward Radford and Amy Anderson Radford; and her sister, Mary Gladys Hahn; brother, James Ernest Radford; and nephew, Danny Clements. Mrs. Rossi is survived by her nieces, Dorinda Fain (Andrew) of Rowlett, Texas, Sherri Conroe (Barry) of Sachse, Texas, Angie (Roy) Giles of Royce City, Texas, and Karen Jacobs-Sacks (Shay) of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; nephews, Michael Radford (Lou) of Keller, Texas and David Clements (Margaret) of Durham, North Carolina; brother-in-law, Robert Rossi; nephew, Michael Rossi; niece, Suzanne Gates all of Little Rock and by many grandnieces and grandnephews.
Graveside service with Mr. Ben Kirby officiating will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, January 25, 2018 at Calvary Cemetery in Little Rock. The family will receive friends at Roller-Chenal Funeral Home, 13801 Chenal Parkway, Little Rock, Arkansas (501)224-8300 from 12:30-1:30 p.m. prior to the burial.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to CareLink Meals on Wheels, P.O. Box 3140, Little Rock, AR, 72203.