Mrs. Bertha Baldwin Tapp, age 90 of Maplewood Drive, Summerville passed away Tuesday in a Rome hospital. A native of Albertville, Alabama she was born to the late Will and Pearl Howell Baldwin on August 22, 1917. mrs. Tapp was a member of Prospect #2 Baptist Church and was retired from the spinning department of the former Summerville Cotton Mill, and was preceded in death by her husband the late Charlie William Tapp; daughter the late Betty Slaytong and son the late Horace Tapp.
Surving are daughter- Sara Wester of Summerville; sons- Charles Tapp of Calhoun and Johnny Tapp of Summerville; 15 Grandchildren, 34 Great Grandchildren, 26 Great Great Grandchildren and several neices and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2 PM from the JD Hill Memorial Chapel of the Earl Rainwater Funeral Home with Reve Sanford and Rev John Mann officiating, interment in the Trion Cemetery. Active Pallbeareres willbe Terry Wester, Terry Wayne Wester, Jimmy Tapp, Corey Rose, Tim Hall and Dewayne Caldwell. The Family will receive friends at Earle Rainwater Funeral Home Wednesday from 6 until 9 PM
Earle Rainwater Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements for Mrs Bertha Baldwin Tapp who passed away on Tuesday.