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 Emma <I>Jones</I> Bess

Emma Jones Bess

Death 27 Sep 2005 (aged 59)
Burial Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA
Plot Section KK, Site 21810
Memorial ID 17308523 · View Source
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EMMA R. BESS, 59, of Memphis, an accounting employee of FedEx, died September 27, 2005 at Methodist University Hospital. Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, October 1, 2005 at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church, 1394 S. Lauderdale, where she was a member, with burial at 11 a.m. Monday in West Tennessee Veterans Cemetery. Mrs. Bess, the wife of Elijah Bess, also leaves two daughters, Vanessa Webster and Christina Evans, and two sons, Lawrence Bess and Anthony Bess, all of Memphis; three sisters, Dollie Holloman of Suffolk, VA, Mary Jones of Virginia Beach, VA, and Carolyn Jones of Riverdale, Maryland; three brothers, Carey C. Jones of Columbus, Ohio, Clayton Jones and James Jones, both of Norfolk, VA, eight grandchildren, a great-grandchild; two sisters-in-law, a brother-in-law and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives and friends. Visitation, 5 to 7 p.m. Friday at Pilgrim Rest Baptist Church. N.J. Ford & Sons Funeral Home (Published in The Commercial Appeal 9/29/2005)




  • Created by: Carole McCaig
  • Added: 5 Jan 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 17308523
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Emma Jones Bess (15 Jun 1946–27 Sep 2005), Find A Grave Memorial no. 17308523, citing West Tennessee State Veterans Cemetery, Memphis, Shelby County, Tennessee, USA ; Maintained by Carole McCaig (contributor 46785778) .