Bertia Lassiter

Bertia Mae Lassiter, 78, of Warren, died Wednesday, August 2, 2017, at her home.

Born May 11, 1939, at New Edinburg, AR, she was a daughter of the late Rev. Elbert Joy McClellan and Ida Mae Barnett McClellan.

Bertia Mae was retired from the City of Warren with 36 years of service, serving as City Clerk, and Special Projects Director for the Mayor and City Treasurer.

She was member of Lighthouse Church and currently attended First United Methodist Church. Bertia Mae loved her family and enjoyed spending time with them.

Also preceding her in death were brothers James McClellan and Elvin McClellan.

Survivors are her husband, Joe Lee Lassiter, whom she married February 1, 1958; a son, Donald Lee Lassiter and spouse, Alesia, of Warren;. two grandchildren, Brannigan Leah Dixon and spouse, Brian, and Marqus Lee Lassiter, all of Warren; one great-grandchild, Braydon Dixon; one brother, Frank McClellan and spouse, Agnes, of New Edinburg; one sister, Geraldine McClellan Sanders and spouse, Cecil, of New Edinburg.

Graveside service was Friday, August 4, 2017, at Oakland Cemetery with Rev. Kevin Powers and Rev. Gary Harrison officiating. Soloist were Jennifer Jones and Danny Williams.

Arrangements were by Frazer’s Funeral Home of Warren.

Active pallbearers were Jody Rawls, Jimmy Williams, Gregg Reep, Randy Sanders, Tony Cathey and Ricky Rauls.

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