Bess Glenn <I>Bollinger</I> Ackerman

Photo added by Linda Dukes

Bess Glenn Bollinger Ackerman

  • Birth 14 Feb 1907 Gastonia, Gaston County, North Carolina, USA
  • Death 12 May 1976 Fontana, San Bernardino County, California, USA
  • Burial Barstow, San Bernardino County, California, USA
  • Memorial ID 91623755

d/o George Hunt Bollinger
& Nancy Elizabeth "Betty" Rogers

son: Rodgers William Bollinger
born May 7 1928 Gaston Co NC
lives in Maggie Valley,Haywood CO NC

m#1 Lewis Elvin Hardin
Sept 16 1931 Gaston NC
divorced, between 1941 & 1949

married Charles Stanley Ackerman
May 23 1950 in CA
they divorced circa 1970
They had no children together
she was older than my Uncle Stan, and became good friends with her mother in law, my grandmother, and they stayed in touch until her death.
She smoked cigars and drove across country with her cat
She was a professional seamtress and made costumes for actors
When I was little, I thought she was very exotic...
she had a deep voice and was a tall, big boned woman,

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  • Created by: Linda Dukes
  • Added: 9 Jun 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 91623755
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Bess Glenn Bollinger Ackerman (14 Feb 1907–12 May 1976), Find A Grave Memorial no. 91623755, citing Mountain View Memorial Park, Barstow, San Bernardino County, California, USA ; Maintained by Linda Dukes (contributor 46842176) .