CAMDEN – Funeral services for Ruth Roach Vandiver, 89, will be held Wednesday at 10:00 a.m. at Powers Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Lugoff First Baptist Church Cemetery. Reverend Michael Leonhardt, Pastor at St. John's United Methodist Church, will officiate. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 9:30-10:00 a.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the charity of one's choice.
Eleanor Edith (Guzzi) DelPo died Saturday from complications due to Alzheimer's Disease. She was 85. Eleanor was born in Newton, MA, on January 21, 1931, to Anne (Altieri) and Joseph Guzzi. The granddaughter of Italian immigrants, she was the first person in her family to attend college, earning a BS degree in nursing (magna cum laude) from Boston University in 1955 and MS in 1958. As a nurse, Eleanor focused on children and the mentally ill. Eleanor taught nursing at several schools, including the University of South Carolina. In 1959, Eleanor married the love of her life, Raymond DelPo ...
CAMDEN – Funeral service for Robert Eugene "Bubba" Powers, 84, will be held today at 1:00 p.m. at Bethel Worship Center. The family will receive friends today from 11:30 a.m. -1:00 p.m. prior to the service at the church. Burial will be held on Monday, November 28, 2016 at 12:00 p.m. in Fort Jackson National Cemetery.
Dr. Margaret A. "Marge" McLaughlin of Camden, SC, daughter of the late Dr. James R. McLaughlin and Lorene Englehardt McLaughlin, died peacefully on November 14, 2016 after almost six decades as a teacher of writing. She grew up in small towns across Indiana: first in Westfield while her father served as a physician in the South Pacific during WWII, and then in Flora after the war.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Myrtle Elizabeth "Libby" Estridge Pate, 78, of Lugoff, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Sunday, November 27, 2016 at Lugoff First Baptist Church. Rev. Doug Huntsinger and Rev. David Robinson will officiate. Burial will follow in Timrod Baptist Church Cemetery in Bethune. The family will receive friends at 1:00 PM, 1 hour prior to the service at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Bus or Sound System Fund, Lugoff First Baptist Church, 106 Longtown Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.
A graveside service to celebrate the life of Walter Ronald "Ronnie" Thompkins, 67, of Camden, SC, will be held at 12:00 Noon, Friday, November 25, 2016 at Forest Lawn Memorial Park. Rev. Joe Stines will officiate. The family will receive friends at 10:30 AM, 1 ½ hours prior to the service at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association, 190 Knox Abbott Drive, Cayce, SC 29033 or Camp Kemo, Seven Richland Medical Park, Suite 203, Columbia, SC 29203.
A funeral service to celebrate the life of Jesse Elmore Smith, 86, of Camden, SC will be held at 3:00 PM, Tuesday, November 22, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel, Camden, SC. Burial will follow in Quaker Cemetery. Reverend Bruce Hancock will officiate. The family will receive friends from 6:00 - 7:30 PM on Monday, November 21, 2016 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made in Jesse's memory to the A. Sam Karesh Wing of KershawHealth, 1102 Roberts Street, Camden, SC 29020.
A memorial service to honor the life of Randolph Lloyd "Rainbow" Player, 73, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, November 25, 2016 at Lyttleton Street United Methodist Church. Rev. Steve Patterson will officiate. The family will receive friends in the Family Life Center following the service. Memorials may be made to Alzheimer's Disease Support Group, 4186 Fernandina Road, Columbia, SC 29210 or Trustees of Columbia University, In Memory of Randy Player and Toub Institute, Office of Development, Columbia University Medical Center, 516 W. 168th, 3rd Floor, New York, NY 10032, Attn: Matt Reals.
CAMDEN – A funeral service to celebrate the life of Margie Baker Morris, 74, was held Monday November 21, 2016 at Powers Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Memorial services for Miss May Francis McDonald, 90, of 189 Richardson Court in Lugoff, will be held Saturday, November 26, 2016, 2:00 P.M. at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses Elgin Congregation, 1106 Wildwood Lane in Elgin.
Mr. Howard Lee Johnson, 59, of 1504 Campbell Street in Camden passed away Saturday, November 19, 2016. Viewing only is planned and will be held Friday, November 25th, 12:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. at Collins Funeral Home.