BERTHA MAE POLLAN
NATCHEZ-Funeral services for Bertha Mae Pollan, 84, of Natchez, who died Monday April 16, 2012 at Glenburney Nursing Home, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday April 18, 2012 at McNeely Church of God with Rev. Julius Roberts and Rev. Tom Tapley officiating. Burial will follow at the Natchez City Cemetery under the direction of Laird Funeral Home.
Visitation will be Tuesday 5 to 8 p.m. at McNeely Church of God.
Mrs. Pollan was born July 12, 1927 at Cascilla, MS the daughter of Charlie R.and Bessie Smith. She was a member of McNeely Church of God. Her greatest joy was working in her church. Mrs. Pollan loved her church bus ministry in the early 70’s and careing for the elderly. Mrs. Pollan was preceded in death by her parents, two sisters, Agnes Logan, and Charlsie Kendall, one brother, Cecil Smith, special son-in-law, Fahy Everette Hodge, Jr.
Survivors include her children, Marjorie D. Hodge of Vidalia, Barbara J. Beetz of Natchez, James “Randy” Pollan Clayton, LA, Richard “Ricky” Pollan of Vidalia, Vicky Lynn Lee and husband, Gregory P. Lee of Waterproof, LA, Rodney B. Pollan of Natchez and Ronnie G. Pollan of Natchez; grandchildren, Margie Michele McClure, Chassity Cannon, Chris Hodge, Chad Pollan, Kelli Sproles, Nickie M. Pollan, and Shane Pollan; a number of nieces, nephews, and a host of friends and her church family.
Pallbearers will be, Shane Pollan, Brandon McClure, William Roger Morris, Roy Sather, Ben Logan and Chris Hodge. Honorary pallbearers will be, Gregory P. Lee and the men of McNeely Road Church of God.
The family would like to thank Glenburney Rehab and Health Care, Natchez Regional Medical Center and Dr. Leslie England.