Bessie Broadneax, 92, of Fort Pierce, FL died Friday June 1, 2007 at Abbie Jean Russell Care Center.
She was born September 24, 1914 in Valdosta, GA.
She has been a longtime resident of Fort Pierce, FL
She was a retired cook in the restaurant business.
Survivors include her sons, Lerel Frederick, Sr.; of Fort Pierce, FL; Wyman Frederick, of Miami, FL; Leonard B. Safford, of Newport News, VA; Dwight Broadneax, of Los Angeles, CA; Arslan Thomas, of Charlotte, NC; daughters, Betty F. Bradshaw, of Fort Lauderdale, FL; Elsie F. Salter, of Fort Pierce, FL; Maxine F. Reese, of Charlotte, NC; Yvette F. Ponder, of Albany, GA; Debbie B. Jean, of Orlando, FL; Willieetta Broadneax, of Charlotte, NC; Vachon McCleave, of Charlotte, NC, twenty-eight grandchildren, sixty-eight great-grandchildren and ten great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her sons, Artura and Mansfred Frederick; and husband, Willie Broadeaux.
Visitation will be held Saturday June 9, 2007 at 9 to 11 AM and the funeral service will begin at 11AM at Greater Faith 13th Street Church of God, 1902 North 13th Street,Fort Pierce. Burial will follow at Pine Grove Cemetery, Fort Pierce.
Floral tributes may be delivered to the funeral home on Friday, June 8, 2007 from 9am until 6pm.