Obituary for Bessie V. Vallery
The Life of Bessie……
As the sun rose on Monday, March 21, 1938, the life of Bessie Viola Martin began in Goldsboro, North Carolina. She was the youngest of three children born to the late Jasper A. Martin and Willie L. Brewington Martin.
Bessie commenced her education in the Goldsboro School District and completed it in the Philadelphia School District.
In 1956, Bessie married James Phillip Vallery and from this union they had five children. Bessie was a kind and loving mother. There was nothing she would not do for her children.
Bessie accepted the Lord as her Savior at an early age. She later rededicated her life to Christ in the 1990’s. Bessie walked with the Lord until He called her home.
On Thursday, April 20, 2017, Bessie Viola Vallery, who loved life, exchanged life for everlasting eternity. Bessie’s final journey is now complete.
Cherishing fond memories of Bessie are her caregivers, Joseph Vallery (Tawanda), Janus Vallery, Jr., Donna Vallery, Dewitt Vallery, Nicole Edwards; her godchildren, Devy Baban and Tyrone Smack. She also leaves 15 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, she was proceeded in death by her brothers.