September 24, 2003

Bernice P. Fordham

Mrs. Bernice P. Fordham, age 99, of Morrow, passed away Monday, Sept. 22, 2003.

She was a lifelong resident of Clayton County and a member of The Rock Baptist Church.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 25 in the Chapel of Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, with Dr. Earl Bland officiating. Interment will follow at The Rock Baptist Church Cemetery.

Survivors include her children, Beverly Pruitt of Marietta, Hazel Powell of Shelbyville, Tenn., and Haywood Fordham of Morrow; sister, Elia Fuller of Marietta; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two great great-grandchildren.

The family will receive friends today from 5 to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.

The family will accept flowers or make contributions to The Alzheimer's Association, 1925 Century Blvd., Suite 10, Atlanta, GA 30345.

Ford-Stewart Funeral Home, Jonesboro is in charge of arrangements. (770) 210-2700.