We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at New Madrid
Alberta Lee Grant was born on February 26, 1944. She
was the sixth of nine children born to Joe and Albirda
Grant in New Madrid, MO. She departed this life on
Monday, August 30th, 2021 at St. Francis Medical Center
in Cape Girardeau, MO at the young age of 77.
She confessed hope in Christ and was affiliated with the
Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church of New Madrid,
MO. “Ms. Bert” as she was known to many was well known
in the community.
Preceding her in death was one son, Rickey E. Beasley;
two brothers, Joshua Grant and Joe Lee Grant, Jr; three
sisters, Annie Grant, Ora Thornton, and Ruth Brown;
and also her loving parents, Joe and Albirda Grant.
She leaves to cherish her memories, one daughter,
Deborah Grant; two sons, Glen (Marie) Beasley and
Craig (Sandra) Beasley, all of New Madrid, MO; two
sisters, Doris Grant, of New Madrid, MO and Minnie
Grant-Taylor, of Chicago, IL; two brothers; Nathaniel
Grant, of New Madrid, MO and Albert (Dorothy) Grant
of Chicago, IL. She was also survived by 18
grandchildren, 28 great grandchildren, 1 great-great
grandson, and a host of nieces, nephews, and friends