Originally created 10/24/98

Mrs. Bernice Laws



Mrs. Bernice R. Laws, 84, of 666 1/2 Fury's Ferry Road, Martinez, died Thursday, Oct. 22, 1998, at University Hospital.

Graveside services will be at 3:30 p.m. today in Westover Memorial Park with the Rev. Miguel Perata officiating.

Mrs. Laws, a native of New York, was a homemaker and a member of Our Lady of Lourdes Catholic Church, Raleigh, N.C.

The family said Mrs. Laws and her husband were married for 59 years.

Survivors include her husband, William Laws Sr.; two sons, William W. Laws Jr. and Richard A. Laws, both of Wilmington, N.C.; a daughter, Sally Gray, Martinez; a sister, Florence Rocco, Placerville, Calif.; and 10 grandchildren.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. to noon today at Platt's Funeral Home, Evans.