Bessie Doomes

Bessie Doomes

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Bessie Doomes, 82, a native of Screven, Ga., and resident of Waycross, Ga., passed away on Thursday, April 2, 2020, following a lengthy illness. She was born on October 26, 1937, to the late, Earl and Maggie Vail-Patterson, in Blackshear, Ga. Bessie was the wife of the late, James Edward Doomes, and to this union, 6 children were born, Nadine, Lawanda, Maggie, Lori Ann, Terretha and Bobby.

Bessie was a member of Greater St. James Holiness Church in Screven, Ga., where she worked diligently on the kitchen committee. She also worked as an attendant with the dry cleaners, before becoming a homemaker.

Bessie was preceded in death by her parents, Earl and Maggie, husband, James Edward, daughter, Barbara E. Doomes, sisters, Louise Evans and Viola Patterson, brothers, Aaron, Patterson, Johnny Patterson, Sr., Alfonso Frazier and Donnell Frazier.

Those left to cherish her memories: her children, Nadine Johnson (Johnny), Blackshear, Ga., Lawanda Faye Booth, Screven, Ga., Maggie Frazier, Jesup, Ga., Lori Ann Doomes, Screven, Ga., Terretha Doomes (Charles Jones), Waycross, Ga. and Valerie Gibson (Dewayne), Blackshear, Ga.; sisters, Patsy Ann Dixon, Loretta Ryles and Margaret Jenkins (Larry), all of Screven, Ga.; a sister in-law, Barbaer Patterson, Atlanta, Ga.; her grandchildren, Chad Doomes, Angela Merday (Rod), Shontell Johnson, Johnny Johnson, Alfino Booth (Kizzi), Taj Booth, Tamika Booth, Joseph Doomes, Fleshia Doomes, Elonda Davis (CJ), Latisha Doomes, Patrick Doomes, Nikita Robinson (Brandon), PJ, Marcus, Kaiya,Shari, Demi and Nikki; as well as, a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
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    *Due to the regulations enacted by the government to prevent the further spread of the corona virus, there will not be a wake/visitation,
  • Graveside Services for Bessie Doomes

    Saturday, April 11th, 2020 | 10:00am
    Saturday, April 11th, 2020 10:00am
    Screven City Cemetery
    Screven Cemetery Road
    Screven, GA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email
    *We ask that everyone adhere to the regulations enacted by the government to prevent the further spread of the corona virus. The 6 ft. distancing is for your safety, as well as others.


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