Support for the Wootten Family

$3,806 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 48 people in 30 months
Cardwell Wootten III  PLYMOUTH MEETING, PA

On the first day of Spring my mother Bernadette L. Wootten "Bunny" started her journey home to her creator.  

By 2:10 of the next day March 21st Bunny arrived on the doorsteps  of heaven!  

My mother was very direct and to the point.  If you had the pleasure of meeting her you know that all were welcome in her home.  She did not have much but with the little she had you knew if you needed a helping hand just knock on her door and ask.

We'll this time it's me who needs to knock on your door for help.  My mother was very ill, unfortunately to the point of uninsurable. She did not have any life insurance and my dads VA benefits will only cover her being buried. She does not want a funeral. Just to be cremated and buried along side her husband. I would like to hold a small celebration of life for grandchildren to see the impact Bernadette L. Wootten made upon the world.

Thank you for your donations and as my mother would say, "Pray as Your Going!"
+ Read More
Update 1
30 months ago

This was sent to me by a good friend and I must share this.

Patty Morgan
A Mother's Crown
Heaven lit up with a mighty presence,
as the Angels all looked down.
Today the Lord was placing the jewels
Into my mother's crown.
He held up a golden crown,
as my darling mother looked on.
He said in His gentle voice,
"˜I will now explain each one.'
"˜The first gem,' He said, "˜is a Ruby,
and it's for endurance alone,
for all the nights you waited up
for your children to come home.'
"˜For all the nights by their bedside,
you stayed till the fever went down.
For nursing every little wound,
I add this ruby to your crown.'
"˜An emerald, I'll place by the ruby,
for leading your child in the right way.
For teaching them the lessons,
That made them who they are today.'
"˜For always being right there,
through all life's important events.
I give you a sapphire stone,
for the time and love you spent.'
"˜For untying the strings that held them,
when they grew up and left home.
I give you this one for courage.'
Then the Lord added a garnet stone.
"˜I'll place a stone of amethyst,' He said.
"˜For all the times you spent on your knees,
when you asked if I'd take care of your children,
and then for having faith in Me.'
"˜I have a pearl for every little sacrifice
that you made without them knowing.
For all the times you went without,
to keep them happy, healthy and growing.'
"˜And last of all I have a diamond,
the greatest one of all,
for sharing unconditional love
whether they were big or small.'
"˜It was your love that helped them grow
Feeling safe and happy and proud
A love so strong and pure
It could shift the darkest cloud.'
After the Lord placed the last jewel in,
He said, "˜Your crown is now complete,
You've earned your place in Heaven
With your children at your feet.'

Thank you Patty Morgan
+ Read More
Help spread the word!
 52 total shares
Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.

$3,806 of $5,000 goal

Raised by 48 people in 30 months
Created March 21, 2014
JR
$25
Juanita Rankin
27 months ago

I didn't realize she had passed until now. Sorry, I missed the memorials. May God bless you all and may her peace remain with you always.

LJ
$100
Linda Janssen
30 months ago
EJ
$50
Erika Johnson
30 months ago

Praying for your family

MF
$50
Melanie Fry
30 months ago

Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time.

$25
Anonymous
30 months ago
LN
$100
LaVerne Noble
30 months ago

Praying that The Lord gives the family strength and peace during this time of sorrow.

$100
Anonymous
30 months ago
$50
Anonymous
30 months ago
SS
$101
Sanjana Shah
30 months ago
TM
$50
Tiffany McIntyre
30 months ago

Sorry for your loss. Tiffany and Andrew McIntyre

Be the first to leave a comment on this campaign.
  Use My Facebook Account
or
Or, use your email…
Use My Email Address
By continuing, you agree with the GoFundMe
terms and privacy policy
There's an issue with this Campaign Organizer's account. Our team has contacted them with the solution! Please ask them to sign in to GoFundMe and check their account. Return to Campaign

Are you ready for the next step?
Even a $5 donation can help!
Donate Now
 Share on Facebook