Irene “Boosie” Randolph-Hayes, 65 of Atlanta, Georgia, peacefully passed on Thursday, October 25, 2018, in Emory University Hospital.
She was born April 30, 1953 in Braddock, daughter of the late Ulysses Randolph, I and Julia Ann Randolph. She was preceded in death by her sister Rosemarie Randolph.
She was a member of Trinity Church of God In Christ. Irene was very active in church activities, loved to worship, praise dance, sing gospel music, laugh at Madea movies, sight see, take pictures, read the Bible, and spend time with family and friends. She loved her dogs, Princess, Prettygirl, Khloe, and the late Mia and enjoyed dressing them up. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning, and attending various religious plays. She worked as a school Bus Driver for First Student. Irene was very compassionate in helping others. Irene was a beautiful person inside and out, she was loved by everyone who knew her. She always lended a helping hand, whether it was feeding, clothing, or supporting someone.
Irene leaves to cherish her memory, her loving children, two daughters, Jenica Randolph of Duquesne, Charmaine and son-in-law Jerome Acie Sr. of Ellenwood, GA, two sons, Gary Randolph of Atlanta, GA, and Joseph Randolph of Duquesne; eight grandchildren, Ja’Lisa Hawkins, Rar’ji, Chadjuan, and Carlotto Neal, all of Duquesne, Charde’ Acie (Jarius) Allen of Stockbridge, GA, Jerome Jr., Ja’Quan, and Charmya Acie, all of Ellenwood, GA; five great grandchildren; eleven siblings, Diann Randolph of Duquesne, Ulysses Randolph of Pittsburgh, Valarie Randolph of Duquesne, David Randolph of Duquesne, Eugene Randolph of East Pittsburgh, Vernell (Gideon) Beatty of McKeesport, Cornell (Iola) Randolph of Clairton, Jessie Jr. Randolph of East Pittsburgh, Tyrone Randolph of McKeesport, Konelius Randolph of Detroit, MI, Pamela Randolph of Detroit, MI, second “Mother” Francis Fontaine and many nieces, nephews, and friends.
Friends will be received Wednesday, October 31, 2018 from 4-8 p.m. in Trinity Church of God in Christ, 2216 Jenny Lind Street, McKeesport, Pennsylvania, 15132, where the services, will be held on Thursday, November 1, 2018 at 11:00 am with Bishop James M. Foster officiating.
Interment will follow in the McKeesport and Versailles Cemetery, McKeesport, Pennsylvania.
Arrangements entrusted to Robert A. waters Funeral Home, Inc., McKeesport PA.