|Birth: ||Sep. 9, 1914|
|Death: ||Oct. 8, 2012|
Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 11, 2012 at 11:00 AM at First Baptist Church, officiating will be Rev. Dave Treat and Rev. Toby Castleberry. Interment will be at Wilbarger Memorial Park.
Bernice was born Wednesday, September 9, 1914 in Vernon, Texas, she was the daughter of the late J.B. Love and the late Emma Bennett Love. She married William Theodore Belew on October 7, 1939 in Ft. Worth, TX. He preceded her in death On January 30, 1993.
She has been a life time resident of Vernon and was very active in the First Baptist Church where she had been a member for 90 years. Member of Bethany Sunday School Class and Women's Missionary Union. She attended Texas WesleyanUniversity in Ft. Worth, TX. She graduated from Midwestern State University while at Midwestern she was inducted to the Alpha Chi Honor Society. She taught Elementary at Oklaunion and later at Vernon High School where she retired in 1977. She was a member of the Retired Teacher Association and Wilbarger County Historical Society. She was member of the Bridge Club.
She is survived by Her Son William Theodore "Bill" Belew & Wife Faye of Vernon, TX.
Her Two Daughters Sarah Rebecca "Becky" Rogers & Husband Joe of Vernon, TX. ;Patricia Love "Pat" Powell & Husband Sid of Oak Ridge, TN.
Eight Grandchildren Tracie Richardson, Stacie Cotto
Sarah Jane McAfee, Trey Belew, Tammy Wortham ,Tracie Lea Bryant, Audra Robinson, Dan Rogers; Eleven Great Grandchildren.
She was the last of eight children seven brothers and sisters preceded her in death and a granddaughter Anne Roger.
Memorials can be made to First Baptist church of Favorite Charity
Wilbarger Memorial Park
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Record added: Oct 10, 2012
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