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Bessie Beheler Oglesby

April 7, 1924 — December 18, 2021

Cowpens, SC- Bessie Beheler Oglesby, 97, wife of the late Paul W. Oglesby, passed away on Saturday, December 18, 2021.

Born April 7, 1924 in Drayton, SC, she was a daughter of the late James A. and Bertha Mae Neely Beheler. Bessie was a longtime member of Cowpens First Baptist Church.

She is survived by her daughters, Libby Bailey (Phil), Dianne Gossett, and Paulette O’Brien (Pat); grandchildren, Dana Horn, Deneen Griffin, Cary Harris, Christina Gravely, Brian Gossett, Michele Bradley, Daniel O’Brien, and Andy O’Brien; fourteen great grandchildren; one great-great grandchild; and a sister, Bertha Holcomb.

In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by a great grandchild, Mills Griffin; a son in-law, Fred Gossett; and siblings, James and Bentford Beheler, Herbert, Joseph, Barbara, Bobbie and Dorothy Turner.

Graveside services will be held Wednesday, December 22nd, 12 Noon at Mount Olive Baptist Church Cemetery officiated by Reverend Kermit Morris.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Cowpens First Baptist Church, Building Fund, P O Box 1818, Cowpens, SC 29330.

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