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Jane Oates Truel
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A funeral service to celebrate the life of Jane Oates Truel, 50, of Camden, SC, will be held at 2:00 PM, Friday, May 29, 2015 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Rev. Darren Truel will officiate. Burial will follow in Antioch Baptist Church Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00-7:30 PM, Thursday, May 28, 2015 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel. Memorials may be made in Jane’s memory to the Walter M. Crowe Animal Shelter, 460 S. Fair Street, Camden, SC 29020.

Jane Oates Truel, wife of Lee Mason Truel, died Monday, May 25, 2015. She was born in Camden, SC, the daughter of Heyward Kenneth Oates and the late Mary Blyther Oates. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Camden.

Jane is survived by her husband, Lee; daughter, Helen Tackett (Lee) of Lexington, SC; step-children, Michael L. Truel of Camden, SC, Alicia T. Watkins of Camden, SC, Darren K. Truel (Jennifer) of Lexington, SC and Stephen K. Truel (Maggie) of Lexington, SC; granddaughter, Cara Tackett; 19 step-grandchildren; 10 step-great-grandchildren; brother, Kenny Oates, Jr. of Antioch; and her sister, Robin Ruff (Craig) of Antioch.

Jane was predeceased by her step-son, Robert W. Truel.

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

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