Little Pee Dee River,
 image Copyright  2001 by Victoria Dillon County, South Carolina History and Genealogy, Graphic  by Victoria Little Pee Dee River,
 image Copyright  2001 by Victoria
Home >>  Obituaries >>   Back to Obits W

Obituary of

Mrs Lucy Sellers Watson

State Paper
Wednesday July 4, 1956

Mrs Watson, 85, of Latta, Ex-Teacher

Latta--July 3 (Special)--Mrs Lucy Sellers Watson, 85, widow of D Maxie Watson and former teacher, died today at St Eugene Hospital in Dillon after an illness of one day.

Mrs Watson was the daughter of the late John C and Margaret Mace Sellers.

She was a graduate of Columbia College, class of 1889 and taught in the public school system for many years.

She is a member of the Methodist Church.

Survivors include three sisters, Mrs Paul Bethea of Prescott, Ariz., Mrs P S Oliver of Marietta, NC., and Mrs W H Faulk of Smithfield, NC.; 17 nieces and nephews; 20 grand-nieces and nephews; and 17 great-grand nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10am Thursday from the Antioch Baptist Church by the Rev J D Kilgore, pastor of Latta Methodist Church. Burial will be in the adjoining cemetery.

The family has suggested that flowers be omitted and that contributions may be sent to Epworth Orphanage in Columbia, or to the Methodist Home for the aged in Orangeburg.

Submitted by Carolyn Klear, 28 May 2002.


Copyright 2002, 2005, 2014 Victoria Proctor. All rights reserved.
This WEB page is copyrighted and may not be copied, altered, converted or uploaded to any electronic system or BBS, message board, mailing list or web site, nor included in any software collection or print collection of any type without the express written permission of the author.