Bernice Thweatt Brock, age 88 of Graceville, passed away peacefully Wednesday, September 21, surrounded by her loving children.
Funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, September 24, at the Chapel of James & Lipford Funeral Home with Rev. Brian Taylor and Jerry Williams officiating. Burial will follow in New Hope AOG Cemetery. Family will receive friends at the funeral home Saturday from 10 a.m. until time of the service.
Mrs. Brock was born April 9, 1928 to Henry and Katie Daniel Thweatt in Newton, AL. When she was a young girl her family moved to Jackson County where she made her home. She was a homemaker and devoted mother, and her children were her greatest joy.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Eulon Brock; her parents; brother, Clyde; an infant sister; and an infant grandchild, Timothy Willis.
She is survived by her children Billy Brock (Leola), Gloria Ann Jones (Cecil), Katie Elizabeth Brock, Johnny Brock (Darlene), Linda Hayes (Jim), Glenda Hobbs; nine grandchildren, 16 great grandchildren; four great-great grandchildren; sisters: Maudie Miles, Merle Hart, Juanita Thweatt, Barbara Faye Hawthorne; a host nieces and nephews.
The family would like to express a special “thank you” to Dr. Steve Davis, and staff at Doctors Memorial Hospital and Covenant Hospice for the care and kindness shown to their mother and grandmother.