Jessie Hargrove, 67, of Cedar Rapids, died Tuesday, Aug. 23, 2011, at St. Luke’s Hospital following a brief illness. Services were held Aug. 27 at Gospel Tabernacle Church, Cedar Rapids, by Pastor Mary Beets and Pastor Tim Pridegon. Burial was at Linwood Cemetery.
Jessie was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.
Local survivors include a son, Anthony Hargrove and wife Jodie of North Liberty.
Born Aug. 29, 1943, in Panola, Ala., Jessie was the daughter of Melvin and Maehalie (Jones) Little. On Oct 27, 1961, she was united in marriage to Willie B. Hargrove. He died Dec. 3, 2002. Before living in Cedar Rapids, Jessie resided in Saginaw, Mich. She was a homemaker, a Mary Kay representative and a day care provider.
Please sign the online guest book for Jessie at www.murdochfueralhome.com under obituaries.