By: Paul AdkinsSports Editorand Jerry FeketeBanner Correspondent
January 15, 2013
Iness Testerman, 73 of Gilbert, went home to be with the Lord, on Sunday, January 13, 2013, at Williamson ARH in South Williamson Kentucky.
Born July 15, 1939, at Baisden, she was the daughter of the late Emmett and Verda Davis Cline.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by four brothers: Ronald, Clarence, Jimmy and Kelly Cline and two sisters: Rosie Keys and Gail Cline.
Iness was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, sister aunt and friend. She was a homemaker and attended the Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church. She will be greatly missed by all who knew and loved her.
Those remaining to love and cherish the memory of Iness and to mourn her passing include her loving husband of 53 years, Arthur Testerman of Gilbert; her three sons: Gregory (Melinda) Testerman of Bluefield, Brian Testerman of Bluefield and Jeff (Mary Alice) Testerman of Gilbert; her favorite daughter, Lisa Ann (Chris) Bevins of Wilmington North Carolina; her grandson, Michael (Katie) Testerman of Bluefield; her granddaughter, Jennifer Testerman of Bluefield; her great granddaughter, Zoey Testerman of Bluefield; her brother, Dickie Cline of Baisden; her four sisters: Louredith (Therman) Jones of Jefferson Ohio, Dorothy, Sharon and Yvonne Cline, all of Baisden; and a host of other dear family and friends.
Friends may gather with the family at the Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church at Baisden on Wednesday, January 16th after 6 p.m. Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Thursday, January 17, 2013 at the Rosa Old Regular Baptist Church with Elders Ivan Blankenship, Hobart Hamilton and Richard Staten officiating.
Burial will follow in the Hatfield Cemetery at Sharon Heights, Hampden. Family and friends will carry Iness to her final resting place.