Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Annie Elizabeth Ford Coleman, age 92, of Georgetown died on Thurs., May 8, 2014 while a patient at Georgetown Memorial Hospital.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Sat., May 17, 2014 at Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church conducted by Rev. Alphonso N. Scott, pastor, with burial following at the church cemetery.
A wake will be held at 7 p.m. on Thurs., May 15, 2014 at Wilds Courtyard Chapel.
Mrs. Coleman was born on March 8, 1922 in Georgetown, a daughter of Albert Ford and Rebecca Goings Ford.
She was married to Robert Coleman on May 25, 1955.
Mrs. Coleman was a longtime member of Bethesda Missionary Baptist Church, and for years worked as a housekeeper in various hotels and private homes.
She is survived by five daughters, Orine Wilson of Georgetown, Sylvia Meza of Loris, Verda Coleman Rutledge, Shirl Baker and Faye Coleman, all of Milwaukee, WI; two sons, James Paige of Bronx, NY and Melvin Coleman of Augusta, GA.
Funeral service arrangements are entrusted to Wilds Funeral Home, LLC.
Sherwood Maner Miller, age 82, of Andrews, the widower of Joann Fore Miller, went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, May 13, 2014 at his residence.
Mr. Miller was born the son of Sherwood Lyles Miller and Elizabeth Inabinet Miller on Oct. 31, 1931 in Florence.
He was a United States Marine veteran. He attended the Victory Christian Fellowship Church.
He leaves behind three children, Rona M. (Deleon) Jacobs, Michael S. (Teena) Miller, and Mitchell M. (Ahna) Miller; three grandchildren, Sabrina (Jay) High, Alex Miller, and Kyle (Samantha) Goins; and five great-grandchildren, Paisley, Reyna, Malachi, Madison and Morgan.
He also leaves behind a brother, Lyles Felder “Cuda” (Kate) Miller; and two sisters, Mildred Rebecca “Bec” (Marty) Hooper and Mary “Molly” Porter.
He was predeceased by his parents; his wife; and a sister, Ellen Louise “Weese” Layton.
A Memorial Service will be held at 11 a.m. on Thurs., May 15, 2014 at the Victory Christian Fellowship Church, directed by the Andrews Chapel of McKenzie Funeral Home.
The Miller family will receive family and friends from 7 to 9 p.m. on Wed., May 14, 2014 at his sister’s home, Molly Porter, 3741 Georgetown Highway, Andrews, SC 29510.
McKenzie Funeral Home is honored to serve the Miller family.