Emily S. Arthur of Camden, SC passed away June 30, 2013. She was born in 1924, in Hendersonville, NC to Belvin Cornelius Shipman, Sr. and Alice Jennings Shipman. After growing up in Augusta, GA she married the love of her life, Willis Arthur, 64 years ago and followed as his career took him to North Augusta, SC and eventually Camden, SC. She was a devoted wife and mother of her two children who always had a smile for everyone.
Funeral Service for Kenneth Joseph Taylor, 59, of 718 Fair Street in Camden will be held Tuesday, July 2, 2013, 4 pm at St. Stephens Baptist Church, Highway #261 in Boykin with burial in the church cemetery. He died Thursday, June 27, 2013. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements
Georgia White Nyhart of Camden, SC died June 25, 2013 at the age of 84 at the Kershaw County Medical Center. Born November 3, 1928, Ms. Nyhart was the daughter of Malott Volney White and Georgia Reay White. Originally from Indianapolis, Indiana, she moved to Camden from Hilton Head Island 13 years ago.
Funeral Service for Bessie Mae Ransom, 68, of 1506 Halley Road in Rembert will held Tuesday, July 2, 2013 11 a.m. at Pine Grove AME Church with burial in the Sandhill cemetery. Viewing will be 1 pm to 7 pm at Collins Funeral Hoem on Monday and one hour prior to service on Tuesday at the church. She died Friday, June 28, 2013. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements
Funeral services celebrating the life of Marian Woodell Schwartz, age 87, will be held at 11:00 am, Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at Powers Funeral Home in Lugoff, SC. The Rev. David Robinson will officiate. A burial will follow in the Crescent Hill Memorial Gardens in Columbia, SC. The family will receive friends from 6:00 – 8:00 pm on Monday at Powers Funeral Home.
Graveside service for John McCrady Shiver, 83, will be held Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. in Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery, Rembert. The Rev. Richard Cameron will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, N.Y. 10001.
Rosa Jones O'Kelley Smoak of Camden, SC passed away on June 29, 2013. She was born on June 6, 1916 in Kershaw, SC. She was the daughter of George N. and Gladys Cook Jones. Mrs. Smoak was educated in the public schools of Bishopville, SC.
Funeral service celebrating the life of Ethelyn Corbett Christmas, 93, of Camden, SC, will be held at 4:00 PM, Saturday, June 29, 2013 at First Baptist Church in Camden. Rev. Bruce Hancock will officiate. Burial will follow in Quaker Cemetery. The family will receive friends 1 hour prior to the service starting at 3:00 PM in the First Baptist Church Fellowship Center. Memorials may be made in her memory to First Baptist Church, 1201 Broad Street, Camden, SC 29020.
A service to celebrate the life of Martha Jane Dennis, 64, will be held Thursday at 2:00 p.m. at McLeods Chapel in Rembert. The Rev. Patricia Amick will officiate. The family will receive friends Wednesday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Funeral Service for Louisa Smith Watkins, 89, of 2706 Broad St. in Camden will be held Saturday, June 29, 2013, 11 a.m. at Mt. Moriah Baptist Church with burial in Cedars Cemetery. Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.