Bertie Sue Blue

Bertie Sue Blue

November 11, 1940 — September 8, 2019

Bertie Sue Blue, 78, of Burnet, Texas, passed from this life in her home surrounded by family and the love of her life holding her hand in the early morning of Sept. 8, 2019.
She was born Nov. 11, 1940 in Brady, Texas to the late Waymon and Katie Turner.
She Married Gail Blue in San Antonio, Texas on Dec. 15, 1958 and they had nine children.
Bertie is survived by her husband of 60 years, Gail Ray Blue; children, Barbara Fowler and Doug, Karen Rabun and Mark, Ray Blue, Judy Brooks and Chuck, Ronnie Blue, Rodney Blue and Elia, Cathy Janson and Daniel; 17 grandchildren: Crystal Everett and Michael, Angel Blackard and Steven, Justin Fowler, Charity Bailey and Kenny, Candice Sanford and Justin, Bryce Rabun and Laura, Rocky Blue and Brittany Everett, and Heather Blue and Josh Howells, Megan Hendershot and Cody, Ryan Brooks, Emily Blue, Shayla Blue, Tyler Blue, Kendall Blue, Haley Blue, Daniel Janson, Kaitlyn Janson. She was blessed with her 20 great-grandchildren; her siblings include Carolyn Posey and Kenneth, Lola Roberts and David, Sharon Burns and Rick, Janet Shoemake, Glenda Nelson, Travis Turner and Ethel May; numerous nieces; nephews; cousins; and friends she loved and touched so deeply.
Bertie is preceded in death by her parents, Waymon and Katie Turner; her sisters, Margie Turner and Kathy Thane; and two children, Brenda Gail and Randell Carl.
Bertie had such a kind servant's heart, always ready to serve and help others, from cooking for her husband and family to volunteering at her church clothing ministry (Martha’s Ministry). Her home was like home for many, she enjoyed cooking, sewing, scrapbooking, and caring for her plants.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother (Nana), sister, and friend, and most importantly, she was a godly woman and prayer warrior.
She is known to friends and family as Nana Blue and Momma Blue, and for her banana bread and chicken and dumplings.
While living in San Antonio, Bertie attended First UPC San Antonio, Pastor James Jackson and was currently a member of New Life Burnet, Pastor Doug Fowler.
Services will be held at 12 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 12 at Edgar & Jenkins Funeral Home and interment will follow at Post Mountain Cemetery in Burnet.

Viewing will be from 6 to 8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2019 at the funeral home.
A Celebration service will be at First UPC San Antonio, Saturday, Sept. 14 at 11 a.m.

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