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Obituary of Essie Gladys Aikens
Essie Gladys Aikens, 62, of Atlantic City, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, December 19, 2018, at Cooper University Hospital, Camden, New Jersey.
She was born in Atlantic City, New Jersey, to Udel (Barber) and Clarence L. Aikens and educated in the Atlantic City Public Schools. Essie was an excellent cook and homemaker. She enjoyed family and just adored her three sons and grandchildren who were the world to her. She was a member of the Shiloh Temple Apostolic Cathedral, Atlantic City.
Essie was predeceased by: parents, Udel and Clarence L. Aikens.
She leaves to cherish her memories: three sons, Mandel, Antowyan and Jamaul Aikens; brothers, Barnett, Clarence and Troy Aikens; sisters, Louanna, Loretta and Jouan Aikens; six grandchildren, and a host of other family and friends.
Funeral services will be 11AM Saturday, December 29, 2018, at Shiloh Temple Apostolic Cathedral, 505 Madison Avenue, Atlantic City, where friends may call from 9AM. Interment Lincoln Memorial Park, Mays Landing.
Arrangements entrusted to Greenidge Funeral Homes, Inc., Atlantic City, where condolences may be left at www.greenidgefuneralhomes.com