Minnie was born on May 25, 1948 to the union of the late Eddie L. Bolden Sr. and Bessie M. Bolden in Schlater, Mississippi. Minnie departed this life on Dec. 15, 2019 at 2:25am at Millers Merry Manor Facility in Marion, Indiana.
Minnie leaves to cherish her precious memories her daughters; Patricia (Casey) Bledsoe and Darlene Bledsoe of Minneapolis, Minnesota; sons Lewis “Pete” Bledsoe Jr., Charles (Diane) Bledsoe, Robert E (Tameka) Bledsoe, Robert D (Whitney) Bledsoe all of Marion, Indiana; “Her Kids” she raised Joshua, Ahn’ai and Antonio Bledsoe, sister Betty J. Williams, Bloomington, Minnesota; brothers Robert (Barb) Bolden, Rev. Eddie (Donita) Bolden, Earl (Chatton) Bolden, Orlando (Antoinette) Bolden, Elbert (Eddie) Bolden, Thomas Bolden all of Minneapolis, Minnesota, Pastor Stanford Bolden, Marion, Indiana; mother in law Ms. Ola Mae Bledsoe, Marion, Indiana; sister in law Gloria Bledsoe, Bobbie Bolden, Doris Ann Perkins, all of Marion, Indiana, Josie Bolden, Minneapolis, Minnesota; Brother in law Chester (Georgia) Bledsoe, M. L. (Sharon) Bledsoe all of Marion, Indiana, Willie Bledsoe, Alabama, 22 Grandchildren, 25 great grandchildren and a host of aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
She was preceded in death by her husband Lewis H. Bledsoe Sr., her parents Eddie and Bessie Bolden, Brother Willie B. Bolden, daughter in law Mae Alice Randolph Bledsoe, father in law Chester Bledsoe Sr., brother in law Jimmy Williams, a special sister in law Nettie Bolden and step grandson Roger Randolph.
Services will be held on Dec. 23, 2019, 12 p.m. at St. Paul Baptist Church, 1204 W. 14th Street, Marion, Indiana.
Viewing will be from 10 - 12 noon, Pastor Al Curtis Green, Officiating.
Services Entrusted to Gholar & Gholar Funeral Service.