CAMDEN – Funeral services for Claretta Briggs Fletcher, 90, will be held Monday at 1:00 p.m. at Sanders Creek Baptist Church with burial to follow in Dry Branch Cemetery. The Rev. Dr. P.L. Griffin will officiate.
BETHUNE -- John Neil Bracey, 68, died Saturday, October 1, 2016. Funeral services will be held today, Oct. 7, 2016 at noon in Mill Creek baptist Church. Rev. Joseph H. Gause will officiate. Burial will be in the Fort Jackson NAtional Cemetery, Columbia, South Carolina. Viewing will be Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016 from 1 to 7 p.m. at Craford Funeral Home in Kershaw, S.C.
CAMDEN – Funeral service for Mary Lou Houser Barnes, 85, was held on Thursday at 11:00 a.m. at Lugoff, Church of God with burial in Wateree Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Tim Shirley and the Rev. Tony Barnes officiated. The family received friends Wednesday 6-8 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, Lugoff.
A graveside funeral service to celebrate the life of Ethel Maxcy Griffin, 109, of Camden, SC, will be held at 4:00 PM, Saturday, October 1, 2016 at Quaker Cemetery. Rev. Steve Patterson and Rev. Frank Griffin will officiate. Memorials may be made to Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church, 1206 Lyttleton Street, Camden, SC 29020 or a charity of one's choice.
ELGIN – Memorial service for Mildred McDonald Bishop, 85, will be held at a later date in NC. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Rocky Hill Baptist Church, 10811 Greenville Hwy, Cedar Mountain, NC 28718.
A funeral service for Brian Dean Farmer, 41 of Arlington, VA and formerly of Camden will be held at 3:00 p.m., Wednesday, September 28, in the sanctuary of Damascus United Methodist Church, Westville. The Revs. Pam Ledbetter and Paul Ballard will officiate. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
CAMDEN -- A funeral service to celebrate the life of Marjorie F. Crolley Riebe, 91, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Thursday, September 29, 2016 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Camden Ward. Brother Dave Adams will officiate. Burial will follow in Forest Lawn Memorial Park. The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service at the church.
COLUBMIA – A memorial service for Darrell Stephen Watts, 57, will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home with burial to follow in Hardshell Cemetery. The Rev. Wayne Flowers will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.
Lugoff – A small family service will be held at Powers Funeral Home, 832 Ridgeway Rd, Lugoff, SC on Saturday, September 24th at 5:00pm, with Rev. Michael Leonhardt officiating. A graveside service with full military honors will be held at a later date in 2017 at his family plot in Mt. Hope Cemetery in Ticonderoga, NY. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to www.fisherhouse.org.
CAMDEN – Funeral Services for Mervin Leroy Ridley, 72, will be held Sunday at 5:00 p.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Emmanuel Baptist Church Cemetery. The Rev. Robert Ridley will officiate. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 4-5 p.m. at the funeral home.
CAMDEN – Funeral service for Katherine Ard "Katie" Iseman, 31, will be held on Saturday at 3:00 p.m. at First Baptist Church in Camden with burial to follow in Salem Methodist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends Saturday 1:00-3:00 p.m. prior to the service at the church and other times at the Ard's Residence, 4569 Jamestown Road, Camden. Memorials may be made to Fostering Foster Animal Rescue, 1718 Kennedy Drive, Camden, S.C. 29020.
CAMDEN -- Mrs. Ruth Reed Hagins, 89, of 205 Thomas Street, Kirkwood Community, Camden, entered into eternal rest on Wednesday, September 21, 2016. A Celebration of Life and Homegoing Services will be held Saturday, September 24, 2016 at 1 p.m., at Canty Hill Baptist Church, 2115 Canty Hill Road, Cassatt, with burial in church cemetery. Public viewing will be today 5 p.m. until 7 p. m. at the funeral home. Brown's Funeral Home, Camden is serving the Hagins family. Memories and condolence may be shared online at www.brownsfhcamden.com.
CASSATT – Funeral service for Modene A. Barkley, 78, will be held Saturday at 11:00 a.m. at Cassatt Baptist Church, 2604 Highway 1 North, Cassatt, SC 29032. The Rev. Dean Elliott will officiate. The family will receive friends following the service in the church sanctuary.