HAMPTON - Rosalind Eagleson Exum, 90, was called home on Thursday, February 7, 2013. She was born in Rushville, Indiana and was a resident of Hampton for over 60 years. Rosalind graduated from Fisk University in Nashville, TN with a Bachelor's Degree in Mathematics and received her Master's Degree in Mathematics from Indiana University. She also completed three years of further study at the University of Michigan. Rosalind served as a distinguished Professor of Mathematics at Hampton University for 54 years. Rosalind was a member and held offices with Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., The Links, Inc., and The American Association of University Women. Left to cherish her memory is a loving daughter, Veronica Exum, and a host of family and close friends. Viewing will begin at noon and the family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 14, 2013 at Cooke Brothers Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held on Friday, February 15, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. on the campus of Hampton University.
Published in Daily Press on Feb. 13, 2013