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 Bessie Mae <I>Allen</I> Ervin

Bessie Mae Allen Ervin

Birth
Louisiana, USA
Death 3 Nov 1996 (aged 97)
Oak Park, Cook County, Illinois, USA
Burial Millstadt, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA
Plot 2/ 448-B-3
Memorial ID 15062118 · View Source
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Mrs. Bessie Mae Ervin was born on May 19th 1899,to Joe Allen & Bessie Brown-Allen in Shreveport Louisiana.She moved to East St Louis in 1981.She dedicated her life to JESUS CHRIST at an early age. Bessie or "Mama" as everyone called her was a loving & devoted mother,grandmother & great grandmother.Her many expressions of hospitality & generosity excelled all others.She expired in her sleep November 03,1996.She leaves to cherish her memory six(6)children-two sons Willie Ervin (deceased)of Dundee,Mississippi & Johnny Lewis of Tunica Mississippi & four daughters Bessie Mae Howard(deceased) of Dundee,Mississippi Willie Mae Ervin of Tifton Georgia,Annie Mae Fain Of East Saint Louis,Mary Ann Davis & her son-in-law,Timothy Davis Sr for whom she cared dearly about,both of Chicago,Illinois,& who remained by her side to the end.She also leaves twenty (20) grandchildren & a host of great grandchildren & many friends.Bessie was a faithful member of Gallilee Central Missonary Baptist Church.................................. God saw the road was getting rough,
The hills too hard to climb,
He gently closed those loving eyes,
And whispered, "Peace Be Thine".
The weary hours and days of pain,
The sleepless nights are passed, All the troubles of this world I leave behind I
have found sweet rest at last..We'll Miss You Dearly Mama!! Barbara Davis.Timothy Davis Jr.Tiawansa Davis.Raquinda Burns.Natlyn Burns.Shirley Ervin.Gertrude Howard.Frank Howard


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  • Created by: Nat
  • Added: 28 Jul 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 15062118
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Bessie Mae Allen Ervin (19 May 1899–3 Nov 1996), Find A Grave Memorial no. 15062118, citing Sunset Gardens of Memory, Millstadt, St. Clair County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Nat (contributor 46854632) .