PAHOKEE - Alva W. Bethea passed away Oct. 26, 2017 at Trustbridge Hospice in West Palm Beach. She was born Mar. 20, 1927 in Venus, to the late Lee Vincent and Texas (Albritton) Morgan. Alva was an avid gardener. Survivors include three sons, Terry A. (Sharon) Bethea , Kenneth R. (Terry) Bethea and Samuel E. (Jan) Bethea. She was also survived by her sister, Ruby (Lowell) Anderson; four grandchildren and five great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held Wednesday, Nov. 1, 2017 at 12 p.m. at the Good Shepherd Church of God, 1800 Bascom Point Road, Pahokee. Pastor Graham Chancey officiated. Visitation was held at church on Wednesday one hour before the funeral service. Interment followed in Ridgelawn Cemetery, Clewiston. Arrangements by Akin-Davis Funeral Home - Clewiston.
Published by Lake Okeechobee News and SouthCentralLife.com on Nov. 2, 2017.