Mrs. Geraldine Blount Washam was a life-long native of Prichard, Alabama.
Geraldine (Boot) Blount Washam exchanged her life for an eternal crown with
Christ on Friday, May 3, 2019. She was born to the union of Rossie Lee Blount
and Dorothy Mixon on May 8, 1950. She gave her life to Christ at an early age.
She retired from USA after many years of employment. She then went on to
start her journey as a full time grandmother.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Clifton Washam; her father, Rossie
L. Blount; her mother, Dorothy Blount; one daughter, Donetta Washam; and
one brother, Charles E. Blount.
She leaves to cherish her beautiful memories to
her children: one daughter, Yvette (Terry) McCovery; five sons , Lamar (Aisha)
Washam, Clifton Washam, Michael (Tasha) Taylor, Cedric (Queal) Davis and
Chester (Heather) Hundson; one sister, Gwendolyn Pettaway; three brothers,
Willie Blount, Arthur Lee (Janice) Blount, and Rossie Lee (Loraine) Blount; grandchildren,
Terry (Shanae) McCovery, Brian Dixon, Teron McCovery, Terry
McCovery, Jr., Tamichael Taylor, Tomaya Taylor, Laniya Washam, Felicia Washam,
Terrell Washam, Eric Washm, and Dominique Washam; eleven great grandkids;
two aunts, Clarie Gamble and Getrude Johnson; three goddaughters, Gwyn Smiley,
Norma Benjamin, and Zenia Benjamin; two brothers-in-law, Early Washam,
Jr. and Herbert (Gladys) Washam; one sister-in-law, Lottie Bell Washam; two loving
and devoted friends; Pearlie Benjamin and Patricia Hattaway; and a host of
nieces, nephews, and other family members.
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