Local Community Activist passed away July 25, 2016. She was 97 years old. Born in Kindrick, OK. on September 3, 1918 and had been a resident of Bakersfield since 1939 and an active member of Saints Memorial Church of God In Christ under the leadership of Rev. E.V. McGee for more than 40 years.
She devoted her life to community and Church activities. She has received numerous certificates and letters of appreciation for her community involvement, including California State Senate and California State Assembly Proclamations.
She raised six children, two preceding her in death David McIntosh and Howard Moreland. She leaves to mourn four children Solomon (Betty) Johnson, Jr., of Victorville, CA., Edgar Moreland of Sacramento, CA., Gloria Moreland of Kenner, LA., and Kevin (Patricia) Wright of Bakersfield, CA. and a host of grandchildren, great-grandchildren, great-greatgrandchildren, nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Visitation and Wake Services are scheduled for Thursday, August 4th from 6-8PM at Jesse E. Cooley, Jr. Funeral Home on Chester Avenue, Bakersfield, CA. Funeral services are scheduled for Friday, August 5th at 11:00AM. at the Church of God, 100 Oswell Avenue, Bakersfield, CA. 93307. Interment at Shafter Memorial Park.
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