Curtis Bledsoe

March 2, 1938 – April 17, 2020

mr. Curtis L. Bledsoe 1938 – 2020

Curtis L. Bledsoe passed away on Friday, April 17, 2020 at his home. He was born on March 2, 1938 in Houston, Texas. He is preceded in death by his parents, Curtis and Ianthia Bledsoe. Curtis attended, and was an active alumnus of Phillis Wheatley Senior High School (Class of 1956) and Southern University in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. Following college, he worked for Continental/United Airlines, where he retired after 38 years of dedicated service.

We are deeply saddened over the loss of our brother, father, companion and grandfather. Curtis is survived by his daughters, Renee Bledsoe-Harris and Nina Williams; his devoted long-time soul-mate, Beetta Lamb; his sister, Verlye Bledsoe-Black; four granddaughters; one grandson and cousins.

Curtis formed, cultivated and cherished many, many friends throughout his life, with special fondness for his “Wheatley Wildcats” classmates of 1956.


6 entries.
BL BL from Houston wrote on April 17, 2022 at 12:05 pm
APRIL 17 2022 Easter Sunday Morning. It been two years and memories of You are so enlightening today. I am thinking about how funny you were in uplifting a person. Missing Missing Missing You!
BL BL from HOUSTON wrote on March 3, 2022 at 6:08 am
Happy Birthday, Curtis! 03 /02.
BL BL from Houston wrote on December 5, 2021 at 8:31 pm
Hello. Today is Sunday. December 06, 2021. Your favorite month...playing your Christmas music. We will love you and miss you always. ♥️
B L B L from Houston wrote on June 21, 2021 at 2:27 pm
Curtis It have been over a year of missing you. Your birthday was remembered with many balloons and your favorite pie. Thank you for watching over me. ❣
Sherman Miles Jrj. Sherman Miles Jrj. from Houston wrote on May 13, 2020 at 4:37 am
We will all miss you, Texas International /united Airlines .R.I.P.
James Sanchez James Sanchez from Houston wrote on April 23, 2020 at 3:53 pm
Ms. Lamb, I was so sorry to hear about Curtis’ passing. Please know that my thoughts and prayers are with you. This virus will keep me from attending the funeral, but I will be there in spirit.


Friday, May 1, 2020 from 11:30 – 12:30 AM

McCoy and Harrison Funeral Home, 4918 Martin Luther King Blvd., Houston, Texas 77021

Funeral Service:

Friday, May 1, 2020 at 12:30 AM

McCoy and Harrison Funeral Home, 4918 Martin Luther King Blvd., Houston, Texas 77021


Friday, May 1, 2020 – Immediately following the funeral service

Paradise South Cemetery, 16001 Cullen Blvd., Pearland, Texas 77581