Berta R. ''Elgin'' Hollingsworth
Berta R. ''Elgin'' Hollingsworth, 82, died Aug. 28, 1999, in Norfolk.
She was born in Maysville, N.C., and was a member of Great Hope Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Paul Hollingsworth of Chesapeake; two daughters, Libby Bousman of Richmond and Sally Morgan of Virginia Beach; two sons, David Hollingsworth of Virginia Beach and Paul Hollingsworth Jr. of Wichita, Kan.; eight grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and two brothers, Johnnie Riggs and Milburne Riggs.
A funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday in Woodlawn Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. John Godfrey. Burial will be in Woodlawn Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends and family from 7 to 8 p.m. today in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the American Cancer Society, 2730 Ellsmere Ave., Norfolk, VA 23513.
Source: Virginian-Pilot, The (Norfolk, VA)
Date: August 29, 1999
(Wife of Paul V. of Lawrence A. of Nicholas of Marshal of Zebulon of Henry of Henry of Stephen of Henry of Valentine)