Bertha Steward Coleman, 70, a native and resident of Terrebonne Parish, died at 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013.
Visitation will be from 9 a.m. until funeral time Saturday at Beacon Light Baptist Church. Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the church, with burial in Southdown Cemetery.
She is survived by her sons, Johnnie (Sherry) Coleman, and Floyd and Alexander Steward; daughters, Clorissa Epps and Joan (Leval) Hartfield; brothers, Raymond (Alta), Jerry, and Marvin (Joann) Steward; sisters, Elder Hilda S. Wilson and Barbara (William) McKinley; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jerry and Octavia Pete Steward; sister, Marion Steward; and brothers, Royal Rufus, and Bobby Steward.
Jones Funeral Home in Houma is in charge of arrangements.
Jones Funeral Home, Inc.-Houma, LA - Houma
6775 West Park Ave.
Houma, LA 70364
Published in Houma Today & The Daily Comet from Aug. 15 to Aug. 16, 2013