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Bessie London 82 of Benton Harbor, MI transitioned on July 20, 2018, at Hallmark Living nursing home. Legacy farewell services will be held on Thursday, August 23, 2018, at Robbins Brothers Funeral Home, 204 S Fair Ave, Benton Harbor, MI 49022 with visitation starting at 11:00 am with service following at 12:00 noon.
Ms. Bessie was born on September 17th, 1935 in Hughes, Arkansas to the late Willie and Katie White. She was raised by Archie and Queen Burton.
Ms. Bessie is survived by her daughters Cleola (Ronnie) Banks Sr. of Fort Wayne, IN; Bessie A. Robinson of Lansing, MI; Queen E. Robinson of Fort Wayne, IN; and Mamowea London (Larry Levy) of Indianapolis, IN. Her sons Patrick L. Robinson of Fort Wayne, IN; and David A. (Shurrette) London of Benton Harbor, MI. Her siblings Ellen Christian of Benton Harbor, MI and brother Eldridge White of Hartford, MI. Stepson Ronnie (Glenda) London of New Orleans, LA.
A Host of Grandchildren, Great grandchildren, Great-great grandchildren, step-grandchildren, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Ms. Bessie was preceded in death by her sisters Lillie Mae (Ather) Thomas, Katie (Jewel) Bell, and brothers Louis and Willie White. Sons Tom Frank Robinson Jr. and Archie Robinson (infant son), daughter Mary Ann (Robinson) Lewis. Husbands Tom Frank Robinson Sr. and Sam London. And step-daughter Rosalind London.
Our's mother's Bessie’s memory will always be with us in our hearts and memories.