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A memorial service to celebrate the life of Howard Marvin Brimmer, 68, of Camden, SC, will be held at 4:00 PM, Sunday, October 14, 2018 at Bethesda Presbyterian Church. Rev. James Burton and Rev. John Hallman will officiate. The family will receive friends in John Knox Hall following the service. Memorials may be made to Bethesda Presbyterian Church, 502 DeKalb Street, Camden, SC 29020.

Howard died Friday, October 12, 2018. He was the son of the late Robert Edward and Lucille Short Brimmer. Howard was a retired teacher from Camden Middle School, a graduate of USC and received his Master of Arts in teaching from Francis Marion University. He was a member of Bethesda Presbyterian Church and former deacon, a former board member of the
K. C. Vocational Education Foundation and former Assistant Scoutmaster of Troop 303.

Howard is survived by his wife, Maria Smith Brimmer; daughter, Cora Young (Jacob); son, Harrison Brimmer (Rachael); grandchildren, Madeline and Amelia Young; sister, Susan Brimmer; and his niece, Katharine S. Powers.

Besides his parents, Howard was predeceased by his sister, Barbara Brimmer.

Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to the Brimmer family by visiting