Bernice Vanover, age 68, born on February 6, 1936, went home to be with the Lord on November 18, 2004.
Bernice is survived by five children, Marsha Babineaux and husband Dale of Katy, Linda Sullivan and husband Mike of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, Darrell Vanover and wife Diane of Conroe, Timothy Vanover and wife Beverly of Ft. Lauderdale, Florida, and Todd Vanover and wife Michelle of Greensboro, North Carolina; brothers, Winton Simpson of Loveland, Ohio and Wayne Simpson and Keith Simpson both of Norwood, Ohio; sisters, June Wright, Ginnie Casada and Vivian Ivy all of Norwood, Ohio, Arlene Conner of Ann Arbor, Michigan, and Marion Lamb of Richmond, Kentucky. Nineteen grandchildren and fourteen great grandchildren also survive. Her parents, James and Ollie (Clark) Simpson, husband, Boyd Evan Vanover, and one brother, Albert Simpson, all preceded her in death.
Bernice was a member of Harvest Family Church. She loved her children more than anything and sometimes to a fault. Her childrens wants or needs always came before her own.
A memorial service will be held on November 28, 2004 at 12 p.m. at Harvest Family Church with Pastor Tom Lanza officiating.