Bertha Mae Kemph

Published 5:00 am Sunday, August 22, 2004

Services for Bertha Mae Kemph of Brookhaven are 2 p.m. Monday,Aug. 23, at Brookhaven Funeral Home with burial in Pleasant HillBaptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation is Sunday from 5-10 p.m. at the funeral home.

Mrs. Kemph, 89, died Aug. 20, 2004, at Haven Hall Nursing Home.She was born in Lincoln County on May 31, 1915, to William Walkerand Flora Thames Walker.

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She was a member of Pleasant Hill Baptist Church.

Preceding her in death were her parents; her husband, DeweyKemph; two sisters; and six brothers.

Survivors are her son, George Kemph of Brookhaven; her brother,Earl Walker and his wife, Hilda, of McComb; her brother-in-law,Travis Jordan of Bogue Chitto; her sisters-in-law, Earline Walkerof Pearl and Veda Grace Walker of Ferriday, La.; two grandchildren,Nancy Shingler and her husband, Mike, of Pensacola, Fla., and BobbyKemph of Walker, La.; 12 great grandchildren; and one great-greatgrandchild.