Originally created 02/13/01

Mrs. Jessie Fonville



NEW BERN, N.C. - Mrs. Jessie Fonville died Sunday, Feb. 11, 2001, at Britthaven Medical Center.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Macedonia Missionary Baptist Church with the Rev. R.T. Turnase officiating. Burial will be in a New Bern cemetery.

Mrs. Fonville, a native of New Bern, was a homemaker and a member of Pilgrim Chapel Freewill Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Richard Fonville Jr., Augusta, Jesse R. Fonville, Philadelphia, and Edward H. Fonville, Savannah; a daughter, Christine M. Webb, New Bern; a sister, Edith Washington, Greenville; and 13 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

Friends may call at W.H. Mays Mortuary, Augusta, or at Oscar's Mortuary.