2010-07-29 / Front Page


Bessie Louise Todd Stewart, 65, died July 30, 2010 at Mobile Infirmary Medical Center.
She was born Jan. 25, 1945 to the parentage of the late Tommie Todd and Lucy Ann Bonner Todd. She was a native of Grove Hill. She accepted Christ at an early age and united with Pine Chapel #2 Baptist Church in the Toddtown Community of Grove Hill. She was a faithful choir member. Later in life, she moved to Jersey City, NJ and lived there for several years. Upon relocating to Grove Hill, she re-united with her home church, Pine Chapel #2. A product of the Clarke County School System graduating in 1963 at Wilson Hall High School where she was crowned Miss Wilson Hall.
Survivors are, one son, Tracey Stewart, Grove Hill; one daughter, Gwendolyn (Glenn) Sullivan, Jackson; one sister, Mary Todd Williamson, Grove Hill; two brothers, L.V. Todd, Arvin Todd, both of Jersey City, NJ; one sister-in-law, Joanna Todd, Jersey City, NJ, several nieces, two devoted, April Rocker and Ashley Williamson, both of Montgomery, five grandchildren, a host of other nieces, nephews, and relatives.
The service was Wednesday, Aug. 4 at 11 a.m. at the Pine Chapel #2 Baptist Church  in Toddtown with Rev. D.R. Stallworth officiating and Rev. Robert Smith, eulogist. Viewing was one hour prior to the service. Burial was in the Pine Chapel #2 Baptist Church Cemetery. Andrews Funeral Home of Jackson directed. You may leave a condolence to the family at www.viewobit.com.

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