Bessie Mai Gammons, age 81 of Bethpage, passed away Thursday, March 14, 2019.
Funeral Service will be at 12 p.m. Saturday, March 16 in the chapel of Family Heritage Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 12 – 8 p.m. Friday, March 15 and from 10 a.m. until time of service at 12 p.m. Saturday, March 16. Interment will follow the service at Crestview Memory Gardens, with Barry Satterfield, Ryan Shehane, Mark Vibbert, John Allen Vibbert, Jason Goolsby, Allen Kendall, and Jimmy McCall serving as pallbearers. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the funeral home to assist the family with expenses.
Mrs. Gammons was born August 27, 1937 in Macon County to the late Jay Hix and Angie Hix. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by husband, Miller Woodson Gammons, Sr.; son, Miller Woodson Gammons, Jr.; and grandchildren, David Vibbert and Randy Smith. She is survived by companion of 38 years, Raymond Allen Summers of Bethpage; daughters, Rosemary Gammons of Gallatin, Patsy Ann Shehane of Portland, and Peggy Moniz (Craig) of Bethpage; step-son, Raymond Lee Summers (Lori) of Bethpage; brothers, Wayne Hix (Elaine) of Lebanon and Jim Hix (Annabelle) of Hartsville; sisters, Joanne Pedigo of Lebanon and Nannie Satterfield (J. C.) of Lebanon; 12 grandchildren; and 15 great grandchildren.
Online condolences may be submitted at familyheritagefh.com. Family Heritage Funeral Home has been honored with arrangements.