Bessie A. Fortenberry, 91, of Cabot died Monday, April 1, 2013. She was born Nov. 8, 1921, in Remmel to Baudie and Magie Howard Brown. She was a member of the Cabot Church of Christ.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 62 years, Sherman Fortenberry; daughter, Sharron Dobbins; son, Lawrence Fortenberry; parents; three brothers; and one sister.
Survivors include son, Randy Fortenberry and wife Jean of Cabot; brother, Frank Brown and wife Marlene of Munford, Tenn.; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m., Thursday, April 4, 2013, in the chapel of Moore’s Cabot Funeral Home, with funeral services immediately following at 11 a.m. Burial will be at Mt. Carmel Cemetery.
The family requests memorial donations be made to Children’s Homes, Inc., 5515 Walcott Rd., Paragould, Ark., 72450.
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