Bessie Gragg, 97, Kokomo, passed peacefully Saturday, May 27, 2017, at 7:35 a.m. at Northwoods Village.
Bessie married Grady Lloyd Gragg in August 1940 who later passed in 1970.
She was born to her late parents James Albert and Nettie Hickman (Monroe) on Sept. 7, 1919, in Kokomo.
Bessie is survived by her son, James "Jim" (Verena) Gragg, Kokomo.
She enjoyed nature, working in the yard and crossword puzzles. Bessie loved all animals but especially dogs and cats.
She was preceded in death by her husband; parents; brothers, George and Roy Hickman; sister, May Morris; and two nieces. A private graveside service will be held in Crown Point Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made at ellersmortuarywebster.com.
Published on May 28, 2017