Bessie Mae Neal Gilchrist

Bessie Mae Neal Gilchrist, 66, of 310-K Walker Street, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, September 11, 2019 at a daughter’s home. Born in Greenwood, she was the daughter of the late Brodus Moss and the late Sarah B. Neal. She was a member of Bailey Bethel A.M.E. Church, where she was a member of the choir and served on the usher board. She is preceded in death by a grandchild, DeQuincy Raynard Neal.

She leaves to cherish her memories one son, Eric (Gail) Neal of Greenwood; two daughters, Otelia Neal of Greenwood and Kendra Gilchrist of Greenville; one sister, Gladys Moss of Greenwood; twelve grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren and a host of other relatives and friends to mourn her passing.

Funeral services are 2 p.m. Wednesday, September 18, 2019 at Bailey Bethel A.M.E Church, conducted by Rev. Dr. Adrian Wideman. Presiding will be Rev. Willie Black. Burial will follow the church cemetery. The family is at the home of a daughter, Otelia Neal, 309 Ellenberg Avenue, Greenwood, SC. Online condolences may be sent to robson@nctv.com. Arrangements are being handled by Robinson & Son Mortuary, Inc.