AUGUSTA, Ga. - Mrs. Bessie L. Sturgis, 74, died Monday, July 16, 2007 at her residence, 1484 Channing Court, Augusta. Survivors include her husband, James M. Sturgis, Augusta; a son, Willie (Carolyn) Sturgis, Augusta; a daughter, Daisy Mae Kemp, Augusta; 17 grandchildren and 32 great-grandchildren. Funeral arrangements will be announced at a later date. The Historic Dent's Undertaking Establishment serving the CSRA since the 1800's.
The Augusta Chronicle-July 17, 2007