Evangelist Earnestine's Story
Evangelist Earnestine Peterson Bee was born January 28, 1941 in Belleglade Florida, Palm Beach County to Artie Lee Peterson and Lizzie Mae Humphrey.
She was educated at Dillard High School, Fort Lauderdale Florida.
On February 4, 1959, she was united in Holy Matrimony to Dr. Wesley Bee Jr. and to their union three children were born. Evangelist Bee and her husband were the Pastors of The Christ Church of Universal Love, Inc. in Valdosta GA. And they are founders of Climb To God Ministry, Inc.
She served faithfully as a member and National Evangelist of the Christ Church of Universal Love, Inc. under the leadership of her uncle The Archbishop James E. Byrd, Sr., throughout her Christian life.
She was preceded in death by her parents, also her daughter Melissa Regina Bee, her son Wesley Bee, III., brother Ardie Lee Peterson (Betty Jean) of Belle Glade, FL, and brother Mark Philpart (Melinda) of Coconut Creek FL.
Evangelist Bee leaves to cherish her memory a loving, devoted, and dedicated husband for 58 years, Bishop, Dr. Wesley Bee, Jr., two sons, Bishop, Dr. Harvey B. Bee (Dr. Veronica) Kathleen, Georgia; Pernell E. Bee (Joy) Valdosta, Georgia.
Evangelist Bee was resurrected to be with the Lord on Wednesday, September 20, 2017. As she transitioned she leaves behind 8 sisters and one brother: Maggie Peterson Knights of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, State Mother C. L. Kelly (Elder Kelly) of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Richard Peterson (Doris) of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Mary Alice Breacya Philpart Martin of Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Jack Philpart (Mary) of Ft. Lauderdale FL, Missouri Philpart of Belle Glade, FL, Gail Philpart Williams of Atlanta, GA, Elder Laquie Philpart Moore (Bishop Moore), Ft. Lauderdale, FL, Chiquita Marie Philpart of Ft. Lauderdale, FL; seventeen grandchildren, and twenty-seven great grand children and a host of aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins, and other relatives and friends.
Public viewing will be held from 1-7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, 2017 at Climb to God Ministry, Valdosta. Homecoming celebration will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 30, 2017 at New Life Ministries Church, Valdosta. Burial will follow at Riverview Memorial Gardens, Valdosta.
In lieu of flowers, the family has established a CFA Scholarship Fund
in memory of Evangelist Bee.
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Published on September 27, 2017