Bernie Sue Harvey, age 77, passed away on January 17th, 2021, in Fort Worth, Texas, due to complications from COVID-19. Sue was born November 16, 1943, in Cleveland, Ohio, to Mary West and Earl Wesley Garrison. The oldest of eight children, she grew up in Berea, Ohio, and Baltimore, Maryland, alongside her siblings, David Garrison, Polly Wilson, Patricia Hart, Nancy Howard, Earl garrison, Debbie Eilerman, and John Garrison. Sue graduated from Berea High School before going on to college and obtaining her degree in Education. She taught elementary and middle school for many years, and then went on to work in the financial departments for the retail and banking industries. Sue moved to Keller, Texas, and then to Burleson, Texas, to be closer to her mother and brothers.
Sue was very much in love with her crafts, crochet and teaching others to love this as much as her. She spent her later years teaching crochet classes at the Burleson Senior Center, and has been very much loved by her family of friends there and will be greatly missed. She has also become a Great Grandmother within the past year and is a Grandmother to 5 grandchildren. Her role as a grandmother and great grandmother was one that she was most proud of. Her beautiful smile and outgoing personality could brighten any room. Bernie Sue Harvey will be lovingly remembered as a loving mother, grandmother, great grandmother, teacher, and friend.
Bernie Sue Harvey (Garrison) is preceded in death by her parents, Mary and Earl Wesley; husband, Gregory Ellsworth Weaver; siblings, David, Bill, Chris, Ruth, and Fran; and her in-laws, Earl and Laura Weaver. She is survived by her daughter, Denise Nettles and Ben Nettles; son, Gregory Weaver; grandchildren, Justin Ray and Emily Rose Countryman, Dakota Allon Countryman, Zoe Lynn Weaver, Zachary Ryan Earl Weaver, and Connor Monroe Watkins; great grandchildren; Gunner Blayke Countryman and Remington Makae Countryman; as well as extended family and friends.
A Local Celebration of Life will be held at the the daughter's home of 11129 CR 604, Burleson, Texas 76028, on Saturday, March 6th, 2021, at 2:30pm. COVID-19 protocols for social distancing and wearing a mask must be followed to protect the family and visitors. Visitors will be limited during Celebration to protect the family due to health of family members. This will be an outside celebration. If you are feeling sick or having any symptoms, please reach out to family and attend by video. A service for family in Baltimore will be held in June, in Baltimore, Maryland, with all family members.
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