Bessie Elizabeth Bledsoe, 80, Goshen, died at 2:49 p.m. Friday at Goshen Hospital.
On Sept. 18, 1977, she married Melvin Bledsoe Jr. He survives.
Also surviving are her children, Christy (Bill) Speros, Sommerville, Tennessee, Elaine (Larry) Newby, Bayhalia, Mississippi, Marcus (Vicki) South, Goshen and Warren (Zaida) South, Goshen.
Visitation will be from 2 to 4 p.m. and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday at Rieth-Rohrer-Ehret Funeral Home, Goshen. A funeral service and burial will take place in Mississippi.
Published on  April 23, 2017