The Society of the Black Rose is a volunteer order to perpetuate the persona of a War Between The States widow, widower or to accompany them at Confederate (SCV, UDC, OCR, MOS&B, etc.) functions, memorial services, grave dedications as invited. It is open to all members of the Order of Confederate Rose (male and female) with no additional membership dues required.
The requirements to be a member of the Black Rose are:
1. Be a member in good standing the TSOCR - male or female.
2. Complete the Black Rose Application found on the "APPLICATIONS AND FORMS" page
3. Read the Black Rose Handbook (see below) .
4. Have the proper 1860’s style clothing as detailed in the Black Rose Handbook.
Photographs courtesy of Golda Foster and Gail Walker - TSOCR Black Roses