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Bernardine Leftwich Alcorn
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Birth: Dec. 16, 1917
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Mar. 4, 2009
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA

COOKEVILLE Funeral services for Bernardine Alcorn, 91, of Baxter, will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, March 6, from the chapel of Whitson Funeral Home. Burial will be in Crest Lawn Memorial Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 5-8 p.m. today, Thursday, March 5, at the funeral home.

Mrs. Alcorn died Wednesday, March 4, 2009, in NHC Healthcare of Cookeville.

She was born Dec. 16, 1917, in Putnam County to the late Alexander and Bessie Anderson Leftwich.

Mrs. Alcorn was a homemaker and was retired from Cookeville Hospital with 20 years of services. She enjoyed singing and attending singings.

Her family includes five nephews, Eugene, Delano, Stephen and Shawn Leftwich and Billy Waller; eight nieces, Sandy Cunningham, Lois Boyd, Debra Chaffin, Betty Custer, Myra Jones, Paula Burgess, Francene Joor and Barbara Gower; several friends; and a special friend, Shelia Adermann.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Otis Alcorn; two brothers, Joe and Paul Leftwich; a sister, Boda Waller; a nephew, James Leftwich; and three nieces, Willene Kinniard, Dimple Reeves and Joann Maynard.

Pallbearers will be Mrs. Alcorn's nephews.

Rev. James Haynes will officiate at the services.

Thursday, Mar 05, 2009: Herald Citizen Newspaper, Cookeville, TN 
 
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 Parents:
  Martin Alexander Leftwich (1885 - 1955)
  Bessie Anderson Leftwich (1890 - 1975)
 
 Spouse:
  Otis Daniel Alcorn (1915 - 1970)
 
 Siblings:
  Joe Lewis Leftwich (1911 - 1990)*
  Boda Pauline Leftwich Waller (1912 - 1998)*
  Bernardine Leftwich Alcorn (1917 - 2009)
  Paul Alexander Leftwich (1930 - 1998)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Crest Lawn Cemetery
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
 
Created by: Remembered Always
Record added: Nov 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 61200308
Bernardine <i>Leftwich</i> Alcorn
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Bernardine <i>Leftwich</i> Alcorn
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