|Birth: ||Jul. 20, 1928|
|Death: ||Aug. 28, 2010|
Bessie Arnold, 82, of Gatesville, Texas, died Saturday, Aug. 28, 2010, in a local nursing home. Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 31, at Greenbriar Cemetery with Pastor Wray Nunn officiating. The family will receive visitors 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Gatesville Funeral Home.
Bessie Pearl was born in Coryell County, Texas, to the late David Asberry Gober and Mamie Josephine Bernard Gober. She grew up and attended school in Coryell County. She owned and operated Grannies Day Care for many years. She was a Baptist.
Bessie was preceded in death by a son, Donald Doyle Jenkins; a daughter, Mattie Marie Williams; and a grandson, Donald Doyle Jenkins Jr.
She is survived by her daughters, Lois Burkett, of The Grove, Glenda Coalston, of Dallas, and Brenda Lovell and husband, Larry, of Evant; sons, Bobby Smith and wife, Dorothy, William Coalston and wife, Marilynn, Gary Coalston and wife, Ella, all of Gatesville, George Coalston and wife, Susan, of Temple, James Coalston and wife, Brenda, also of Gatesville, and Ronnie Coalston and wife, Jennifer, of The Grove; 16 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and brothers, Robert T. Gober, of Belton and Wayne Gober, of Gatesville.
Waco Tribune-Herald: 8/29/2010...G6
David Asberry Gober (1900 - 1970)
Mamie Josephine Barnard Gober (1903 - 1967)
Donald Doyle Jenkins (1946 - 2000)*
Mattie M. Williams (1948 - 1994)*
Bessie Pearl Gober Arnold (1928 - 2010)
Owen Gale Gober (1935 - 1936)*
Created by: Ruth M. Brown
Record added: Aug 29, 2010
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