Ms. Bertha Parker, 91, of 112 Powell Street, Wilson, NC passed away on Friday, September 6, 2013. Funeral Services are scheduled for Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 1:00pm at Contending For The Faith Church located at 1006 Academy Street Wilson, NC. Bishop Jesse Jones will be officiating. The burial will be at Rest Haven Cemetery in Wilson, NC following the service.
Ms. Parker leaves to cherish her memories one sister, Ms. Beaulah Ellis of Wilson, NC. Two step children, Ms. Jackie Poole of Washington, D.C. and Mr. Nataniel Poole of Wilson, NC. Ten nieces, Ms. Annie Stevens of Newark, NJ; Mrs. Alberta Wilkinson (Roland) of Wilson, NC; Ms. Elloise Ellis of Newark, NJ; Ms. Christine McCall of New Haven, Connecticut; Ms. Mable Clark of Wilson, NC; Mrs. Margaret Mobley (Horace) of Bunswick, Georgia; Ms. Mary Truehart of Wilson, NC; Ms. Mary Ellis of Wilson, NC; Ms. Lillie Grant of Wilson, NC and Mrs. Mary Parker (Jimmie) of Baltimore, Maryland. Four nephews, Mr. Elroy McCall of Wilson, NC; Mr. Leroy McCall of Wilson, NC; Mr. Curtis Allen (Mattie) of Wilson, NC and Mr. Charles Ellis (Donna) of Charlotte, NC and a host of other relatives and friends.
A public viewing will be held from 2:00pm until 5:00pm at Stevens Funeral Home located at 1820 Martin Luther King Jr. Pkwy. Wilson, NC. A wake will be held from 6:00pm until 7:00pm at Dilda's Chapel FWB Church located at 596 Hamilton Rd., Fountain, NC 27829. The family will assemble one hour prior at 112 Powell Street Wilson, NC 27893.
Condolences may be sent to www.stevensfamilyfuneralhome.com or faxed to 252-991-5849.