Bertha Steadman King of East Flat Rock went home to be with the Lord Monday, February 7, 2011 at Elizabeth House.
A native of Henderson County, she was a daughter of the late Perry Albert and Katherine Missouri Steadman Levi. She was of the Baptist faith.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Foy B. King; siblings, Robert L. Steadman, Charlie W. Steadman, Julian Steadman, Walter Steadman, Otis K. Steadman,, Carolyn Camp, Ruby L. Steadman and James Steadman.
She is survived by five daughters, Janice Moore Willis and her husband Ricky, Opal Morton, Gail Kramer, Debbie Allison and her husband Jerry and Wanda McMinn and her husband Tom; a son, Benjamin Foy King Jr.; a sister, Katheryn S. Pinto; ten grandchildren; twelve great-grandchildren; numerous nieces and nephews.
A funeral will be at 3:00 pm Friday in the chapel at Forest Lawn Funeral Home. The Reverend Sherrill Moore will officiate. Burial will follow the service in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends from 2-3:00 pm Friday at the funeral home and at other times at the home of Wanda and Tom McMinn 132 Enchanted Hills Way Hendersonville. NC 28791 (off of Broyles Rd).
Benny, So sorry to hear about your mother. My thoughts are prayers go out to you and your family.
It seems only yesterday when I was working with Bertha at Coble Dairy. She put up with alot from all us teenagers but never got mad. She was a wonderful person and my thoughts and prayers are with the family.
Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.
I am so sorry to hear about Bertha. I remember her from my days at Eckerd’s. She worked the deli counter and always had a smile on her face. She will truly be missed. My condolensces to her family.
Debbie & Family
I am also so sorry to hear about you and your Family losing your Loved One. I know you all will miss her very much, but the Good Lord will take care of her now.
DEBBIE, AND FAMILY, I AM SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT YOUR MOTHER. MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS ARE WITH YOU AND YOUR FAMILY AT THIS TIME. AND I FEEL SO SORRY FOR CARL,BEING AWAY. BUT GOD WILL GET YOU ALL THRU THIS. I AM HERE FOR YOU. MUCH LOVE, SUE
You will always be a rose in my heart. You will always be in my thoughts and prayers.Will miss you deeply.
sympathy with the family at this time
I do wish I was able to come down and be with the family. Aunt Bertha was a special lady and I will miss her smile, her laugh and her hugs. Please know I am with the family in spirit as we all morn her passing but celebrate her love and her life.
MISS BERTHA WAS A VERY SPECIAL AUNT WHOM WILL BE TRULY MISSED HAD SOME WONDERFUL TIMES OVER THE YEARS MY THOUGHTS AND PRAYERS TO ALL THE FAMILY WE ALL SHARE THIS SORROR.