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Lily Talbert Rowan
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Lily Talbert Rowan

A funeral service to celebrate the life of Lily Talbert Rowan, 87, of Camden, SC, will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel.

Rev. John Hallman will officiate. Burial will follow in Quaker Cemetery in Camden. Memorials may be made in Lily’s memory to The American Cancer Society, c/o Gail Kirkland, 167 Lachicotte Road, Lugoff, SC 29078.

Lily Talbert Rowan died April 6, 2014. She was born in Ninety Six, SC, the daughter of the late Beffie Mae Cooper and Benjamin F. Talbert. She was a Suma Cum Laude graduate of Converse College. Lily worked at DuPont and served as a teachers aide at Camden Elementary School. She was a member of Bethesda Presbyterian Church in Camden.

Lily is survived by her sons, Bruce T. Rowan (Sandra) of Marietta, GA and Robert A Rowan II (Aurelia) of Mt. Pleasant, SC; and grandchildren, Ansley, Matthew, Harrison and Mackenzie Rowan.

Besides her parents, Lily was predeceased by her sister, Joyce Seabrook and the father of her children, Robert A. Rowan.

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

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