Bessie Virginia Washington

WASHINGTON Bessie Virginia Washington went home to be with the Lord, Sunday, October 21, 2012 at Hillview Retirement Center, Portsmouth, Oh. Graduate of Ohio State University. Member of Traveler's Rest Missionary Baptist Church. Preceded in death by her husband Crawford S. Washington, five brothers and three sisters. Survived by son, Allen (Bessie) Twyman; step-daughter, Rosanda Washington (Timothy) Oliphant; grandchildren, Benita Evans and great-grandson, Brandon Evans, Amber and Timothy Oliphant II; four additional great-grandchildren as well. Special friend, Madeline Graham. Celebration of Life Service, 12Noon Friday, October 26, 2012 GARY MEMORIAL CHAPEL, 867 S. JAMES RD. Bishop Charles Bond Jr. officiating. Family will receive friends 11 a.m. until time of Service. David Gary Director. Burial Glen Rest Memorial Estates. Friends may sign condolences at

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Gary Memorial Chapel
867 South James Road Columbus, OH 43227
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Published in The Columbus Dispatch on Oct. 24, 2012