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Bertha R. Bontemps

August 8, 1939 March 27, 2018
Bertha R. Bontemps
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Obituary for Bertha R. Bontemps

Bertha Erette Roper Bontemps, 78 of D,Iberville, MS, formerly of Ocean Springs, MS passed away Tuesday March 27, 2018. Mrs. Bontemps was born in Escatawpa, MS to her parents the late Edward B. & Vivian Roper, Sr. She was a retired educator and a member of Emanuel Baptist Church in Ocean Springs.
Preceding Mrs. Bontemps in death were her Husband Clement Robert Bontemps and her parents.
Survivors are her son Charles (Tanya) Bontemps, daughters, Celeste (Jimmy) Bontemps-Geiser, Katherine (Jerry Hudson) Bontemps, seven grandchildren and five great grandchildren.
There will be a gathering of family and friends to share coffee, donuts and memories on Friday March 30, 2018 from 9-10:00AM in the Fellowship Hall at Emanuel Baptist Church 401 Holcomb Blvd. Ocean Springs, MS 39564. Visitation will from 10-11:00AM at Emanuel Baptist Church, with services beginning at 11:00AM. Bro. Heath Hillman will be officiating Mrs. Bontemps service. Pallbearers will be Chris Mills, Chad Lederman, Jonathan Cole, David Bontemps Lee Adcock and Clifton Adcock. A graveside service will follow at Griffin Cemetery in Moss Point, MS.
Heritage Funeral Home, locally owned and operated, in Escatawpa/Moss Point, MS is in charge of arrangements. You may view and sign the online register book for Bertha Bontemps at www.heritagefuneralhome.us


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Previous Events

Visitation

Friday

30

Mar

9:00 AM 3/30/2018 9:00:00 AM - 10:00 AM 3/30/2018 10:00:00 AM
Emanuel Baptist Church

408 Holcomb Blvd.
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

There will be a gathering of family and friends to share coffee, donuts and memories on Friday March 30, 2018 from 9-10:00AM in the Fellowship Hall at Emanuel Baptist Church 401 Holcomb Blvd. Ocean Springs, MS 39564.

Emanuel Baptist Church
408 Holcomb Blvd. Ocean Springs 39564 MS
United States

Visitation

Friday

30

Mar

10:00 AM 3/30/2018 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 3/30/2018 11:00:00 AM
Emanuel Baptist Church

408 Holcomb Blvd.
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

Emanuel Baptist Church
408 Holcomb Blvd. Ocean Springs 39564 MS
United States

Service

Friday

30

Mar

11:00 AM 3/30/2018 11:00:00 AM
Emanuel Baptist Church

408 Holcomb Blvd.
Ocean Springs, MS 39564

Emanuel Baptist Church
408 Holcomb Blvd. Ocean Springs 39564 MS
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Griffin Cemetery Final Resting Place

2700 Dantzler Street Moss Point MS, 39563
Moss Point, Mississippi 39565

2700 Dantzler Street Moss Point MS, 39563 Moss Point 39565 Mississippi
United States
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