Vesta Bivins

October 6, 1943 ~ February 13, 2020 (age 76)


Vesta Y. Bivins, 76 years old of North Versailles, was born October 6, 1943 in Clairton, Pennsylvania, daughter of the late Cleavester and Madge Lee Phillips. She departed this life on February 13, 2020 in Forbes Hospital and was also preceded in death by her son Tiron Bivins.

Vesta was a Duquesne High School graduate. She was a Staff Secretary for Westinghouse, and later worked as a Case Coordinator for Children & Youth Services. She met Frank Bivins and they’ve been married for over 52 years.

Vesta was a faithful member of Payne Chapel A.M.E Church. She served in several auxiliaries, such as the Gospel Choir, Missionary Society, Steward and Alma A. Polk.

Vesta was loved by many and will be missed by her husband, Frank Bivins; daughter, Titia (Marcus) Harris of Grovetown, GA; son, James  (Marie) Bivins of North Versailles, PA; 10 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren; brother, Frank  Phillips; two sisters, Elanore Murtaza and Carolyn (Woody) McFarland; a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends.

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February 21, 2020

4:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Payne Chapel A.M.E.
601 Priscilla Ave.
Duquesne, PA 15110

Funeral Service
February 22, 2020

11:00 AM
Payne Chapel A.M.E.
601 Priscilla Ave.
Duquesne, PA 15110

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