Mrs. Elneta J. Wesley age 85 of Campbellton, FL “Stateline Community” passed away Thursday June 24th at her resident surround by her loving family.
Funeral services will be held 11a.m. Saturday July 3rd at Shi’ra Sr. and Chelcie Memorial Chapel located 5304 Bowden Hill Road Campbellton, FL with Presiding Elder Oscar M. Massey, Reverends Danny Coachman, Douglas Cotton, Alicia Hudson and Bernard Hudson eulogist officiating. Interment will follow in the St. Paul – New Bethel Cemetery in Campbellton with Mckinnie Funeral Home of Campbellton, FL directing. Visitation will be held Friday July 2nd from 4 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Elneta Johnson Wesley was born in Jackson County, Florida on September 17, 1935, to the late Mr. Alfred Sr., and Magnolia Curl Johnson. She was the second oldest of five children. She was converted at an early age and joined New Bethel Christian Methodist Episcopal Church in Campbellton, FL and remained a faithful member until her passing.
There she served in many capacities including on the board she loved so dearly (Stewardess Board). She was a member of Gardenia / Ester Callahan, Order of the Eastern Star Chapter # 18. She was a loving Mother, Grandmother, Great Grandmother, Sister, Aunt and Lil’Mama to her family and all who knew her.
She was preceded in death by her parents Alfred, Sr. and Magnolia Curl Johnson, her husband Henry Charles Wesley, Two sisters: Alneta Pittman and Sherman Lee Robinson.
She is survived by her Loving Children: Edward Charles “Tony” Wesley, Jena R. Wesley Buggs and A. Nicole (O’Neal) Hamilton all of Campbellton, FL. Grandchildren: Tony D. Wesley (Christa), Cornelius Wesley (Sharon), Lee Wesley, Parisia McCray (Jake) and Ar’Teeus Hamilton (her baby Neal). Eleven Great-Grandchildren: Ashley, Samuel, Tyler, Joshua, Jourdan, Jayda, Joseph, Toni, Emory, Elan and Liam. One Sister: Viola Pittman (Foy Lee) of Campbellton, FL. One Brother Alfred Johnson Jr., (Henrietta) of Maplewood, New Jersey. One Brother in Law: “Gus” Wesley (Orene) of Byrn Mawr, PA. Her God Children: Brandi Wilson (John) and Madison McNealy. Her Bonus Daughter: Yewanda Kendricks. A bonus son Jimmy Brown (Jackie), and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.