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Bessie M. Kemp

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Bessie M. Kemp

Bessie M. Kemp, of Newark, DE passed away peacefully on April 8, 2016 at her son's home. She was 86 years old. Mrs. Kemp was born on June 7, 1928 in Detroit, MI. Bessie worked at Chrysler for 10 years and owned and operated "The Big H" and Country Health Store for 30 years.

Besides her parents, Mrs. Kemp was preceded in death by her husband Laurence C. Kemp and her daughter Nanette L. Kemp. Bessie is survived by her sons; Laurence F. Kemp and his wife Margaret P. Kemp, and Arnold P. Kemp; 1 grandchild, Tina M. Cannon and her husband Shane M. Garrison, and 3 great grandchildren, Kaitlyn M. Garrison, Margaret L. Garrison, and Emma R. Garrison. She will be deeply missed.

Visitation with Bessie's family will be held on Thursday April 14 from 10-11am with a service to follow at 11am at the McCrery and Harra Funeral Home, 3710 Kirkwood Highway Wilmington 19808. Burial will follow in White Clay Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Newark. To send messages of condolence visit
Published in The News Journal from Apr. 12 to Apr. 14, 2016
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