Lottie Bethel Sturdivant, 79 of Centreville, departed this life on Monday, November 13, 2017 at Univ. of MD Shore Med Center at Easton, in Easton, MD.
Born June 21, 1938 in New Jersey, she was the daughter of the late Gilbert “Jack” Livingston and Viola Martin. Lottie was educated in the public schools of Port Norris, New Jersey. She was employed throughout most of her life with B/S Fisheries.
Lottie loved to go to the slots, playing cards and watching her favorite TV show “Family Feud.”
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by ten siblings, Evelyn Whittington, Lucille Ennals, Laura Langley, Barbara Forman, Phillip Martin, Sherman, Clarence, George (Jackie) and Alonzo Livingston.
Lottie’s memory will be cherished by her husband, Willie Sturdivant; six children, Joyce Bethel Thomas (Darrin), Samuel Bethel (Acey), Priscilla, Felix, Eugene and Michael Bethel; adopted daughters, Shanta Wilson, Lorita Roberts; twelve grandchildren, Harold White III, Dallas Miller Jr., Jamie Brooks, Mykerra Bethel, Isis, Jasmine, Ryan, Kennedy, Avery, Latrisha, Eugene III (EJ) and Kendall, four great grandchildren, Isaiah, Jalaya, Lyric and Tamia; one brother and two sisters, Shirley Haywood, Violet Wright, Joseph (Jobie) Livingston; goddaughter, Tearra Gardner; extended family, the Adkins, Barbara Hughes and Jessie Malone and a host of nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.