Mrs. Miriam Morris Thompson, 89, died Monday, June 25, 2012, in Kingstree Nursing Facility.
Mrs. Thompson was born April 9, 1923, in Andrews, SC, a daughter of John Oscar and Chettie Pinner Morris. She was a graduate of Andrews High School and was a former sales clerk for Blount Furniture Company in Andrews. Mrs. Thompson was a member of Andrews First Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by 3 brothers, Harry, Theron, and Tom Morris.
Survivors are: a son Ellison (Chelsie) Thompson, of Kingstree, SC; 3 grandchildren, Tom Thompson, of Mt. Pleasant, SC, and Henry Thompson, and Beth (Tony) Martin, both of Lexington, SC; 5 great grandchildren, Bailey and Walker Thompson, and Matthew, Mabry, and Miles Martin, all of Lexington, SC; 3 sisters, Mavis Davidson, of Jacksonville, FL, Wanda (Heyward) McCants, of Andrews, SC, and Honor Pierce, of Columbia, SC; and 2 brothers, Elwyn Morris and Lloyd (Joan) Morris, both of Andrews, SC.
Funeral services, directed by Williamsburg Funeral Home, will be held at 2 PM Wednesday, June 27, 2012, in Andrews First Baptist Church, with burial in Andrews Memorial Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Williamsburg Regional Hospital Foundation, PO Box 568, Kingstree, SC 29556 or Andrews First Baptist Church, 6 N. Rosemary Avenue, Andrews, SC 29510. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.WilliamsburgFuneralHome.com.