Emily Diane Bearden
A memorial service was held Jan. 6 at
Miss Bearden was the granddaughter of Emma Jean Bearden of Hurley and the late Rev. Oland Bearden, a clergy member of the Mississippi Conference.
A native of
Other survivors include: parents, Diane and Steve Bearden and sister Laurie Bearden all of
Memorials may be made to the Durham (N.C.) Rescue Mission where Miss Bearden volunteered, the Carolina Donor Services or the outreach ministries of the churches that assisted Miss Bearden and her family. The churches include: