Funeral services were held for Lutishia (Bratcher) Amos Tuesday, August. 30 from Olive Branch Baptist Church at Glidden under the direction of Ben Davis Funeral Home, Inc. in Columbus, with Rev. Lemmie McGrew officiating.
Burial was at Good Hope Cemetery in Weimar.
Mrs. Lutishia (Bratcher) Amos was born to the late Mike and Pinkie Bratcher. She united at an early age with Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.
She was united in marriage to the late Loston Amos Sr. in 1924. To this union eight children were born; three preceded Sister Amos in death.
She leaves to mourn her passing two daughters, Henrietta Gantt and husband, James, and Leathia Bean and husband, Willie, of San Antonio; three sons, Loston Amos Jr. and wife, Cynthia, and Lorenzo Lee Amos Sr. and wife, Marsha of San Antonio, Oscar D. Amos Sr and wife, Maggie of Austin; two sisters, Rosie Lee Burley of Weimar and Maydell Wilkerson of San Antonio; also twenty grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were her grandchildren, Anthony Bernard Bean, Lorenza Lee Amos Jr., Oscar D. Amos Jr., Charles H. Gantt, Clarence J. Gantt and Gregory D. Amos.
Honorary pallbearers were her sons and sons-in-law.
Colorado County Citizen, September 8, 1988, page 2