Bertha Leota Elliott Bennett Friddell
Bertha Leota Elliott Bennett Friddell
  • August 1, 1921 - May 31, 2017
  • Grand Saline, Texas

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Bertha Leota Elliott Bennett Friddell, age 95, passed away May 31, 2017 with her family by her side. Bertha was born in Wolfe City, Texas to the late Sammy Styles Elliott and Annie Elizabeth Kelly Elliott. She enjoyed crafting, cooking, traveling and hitting the casinos. Her family was very important to her and she loved spending time with all the family.

Bertha was preceded in death by her parents; 1st husband, William Calvert Bennett; 2nd husband, Delmas Thomas Friddell; sons, James Ray Bennett and Larry Don Bennett; brothers, William A. Elliott, Walter Scott Elliott, Sammy Felton Elliott and Reuben Doyle Elliott; and sons-in-law, Sammy Welch and Harry A. Woodall . She is survived by her daughters, Jo Ann Bennett Woodall of Mesa, AZ and Lynda Shirlene Bennett Welch of Van, TX; seven grandchildren and thirty four great grandchildren.

Visitation will be held Monday, June 5, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Clayton-Anderson Bros. Funeral Home, 301 W. Nash, Terrell, TX. Funeral Services will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, June 6, 2017 at the funeral home with burial following at Oakland Memorial Park. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Elliott, Dean Elliott, Josh Monk, Zach Rose, Terry Munn and Deric Sustaita. Honorary pallbearers will be Leroy Elliott, Alvin Elliott and Leo Elliott.