Funeral services to celebrate the life of Violet George DeBruhl, 87, of Camden will be held at 2:00 PM Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at Hermitage Baptist Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery. Rev. Mark Hopkins will officiate. The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service in the Fellowship Hall. Memorials may be in Mrs. DeBruhl’s memory to Hermitage Baptist Church 814 Jefferson Davis Hwy., Camden, SC 29020 or Alzheimer’s Disease & Related Disorders Association-Mid State-SC, 3223 Sunset Blvd., Suite 100, W. Columbia, SC 29169.
Mrs. DeBruhl, widow of Curtis DeBruhl, died Sunday, November 20, 2011 in Orangeburg. Born in Rock Hill, she was the daughter of the late John George and Nina Roberts. She was a life long active member, until her illness limited her at Hermitage Baptist Church. She was a dedicated and loving wife, mother, aunt, mother-in-law and a friend to many. She particularly loved the dinners at her Lake Wateree home with family and friends.
Surviving are her sons, James L. (Jim) DeBruhl (Caren) of CA, John L. DeBruhl of Charleston, Stephen K. DeBruhl ( Lillian) of St. Matthews; grandchildren, Ray DeBruhl, Jennifer DeBruhl, Colin DeBruhl, Michelle Mathews, Doug DeBruhl, Kathy Lominac and Keith Lominac; great-grandchildren, Brian DeBruhl, Ashley Martin, Jacob Mathews, Meghan Mathews and Devon DeBruhl; great-great-granddaughter, Ava Martin. Besides her husband, she was predeceased by a son, Curtis Marvin DeBruhl and a brother, Ira Marvin Carlton.
A special thanks to Selesta Hart and also to Morningside Assisted Living of Orangeburg for their loving and compassionate care.
On-line condolences may be sent to Mrs. DeBruhl’s family by visiting www.kornegayfuneral.com.
Kornegay Funeral Home, Camden Chapel is in charge of arrangements.