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Mrs. Ida Bessie Wesson

The Dallas New Era, Dallas Ga.
August, 1976
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Mrs. Ida Bessie Wesson Passes Away August 6

Mrs. Ida Bessie Wesson, age 90, Hiram, Georgia, passed away Friday, August 6, 1976 at the Paulding Medical Nursing Unit after an illness of two years. Mrs. Wesson had been a resident of the Nursing Unit for the past six years.

Mrs. Wesson was born in Putnam County on January 8, 1886, the daughter of the late Jesse Parker and Nancy Winslett Parker. She had lived in Paulding County for the past twenty-four year. Mrs. Wesson was preceded in death by her husband, Mr. William Clary Wesson in 1958. She was a member of the Poplar Springs Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. John W. Shipp, Hiram and Mrs. Joe J. Maxwell, Mableton; two sons, Mr. Howard Wesson, Hiram and Mr. Claude Wesson, East Point, daughters-in-law, Mrs. Clyde Wesson, Cedartown and Mrs. Lester Wesson, Hiram; sixteen grandchildren and twelve great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, August 7, 1976 at 2 o’clock from the Poplar Springs Baptist Church with Rev. C. R. Campbell and Rev. K. B. Robertson officiating. Mr. Gene Wesson, Mr. Wade Hobbs, Mr. Billy Maxwell, Mr. Nathan Monroe, Mr. Don Hobbs and Mr. Joe Maxwell served as active pallbearers.

Interment was in the Poplar Springs Church cemetery with Martin Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

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