|Birth: ||Sep. 16, 1921|
|Death: ||Feb. 2, 2007|
South Carolina, USA
Maggie Lawson Alverson, 85, widow of William "Bill" G. Alverson, Jr., passed away at Mary Black Memorial Hospital Monday, Feb. 5, 2007.
Mrs. Alverson was born Sept. 16, 1921, a daughter of the late Ben Lawson and Annie Mae Davis Lawson. A native of Union, she was a member of the First Baptist Church of Union and an active member of the Bethany Sunday School Class and the WMU.
Mrs. Alverson is survived by two sons, William G. Alverson III and wife Peggy of York, Pa., and Ben Bishop Alverson and wife Beckie of Union; four grandchildren: Eric Alverson and wife Meg of Hillsborough, N.C., Brian Alverson and wife April of Winston Salem, N.C., Adam Alverson and wife Amanda of Salem, Va., and Bridget Fowler and husband Hal of Jonesville; five great grandchildren, Emma and Rachel Alverson, William and Samuel Alverson and Madison Fowler; one brother-in-law, Walter Alverson and wife Elsie of Santuck; and one niece, Reba Turner and husband David of Santuck. She is also survived by a care giver and dear friend, Hazel Gregory of Jonesville.
In addition to her husband, Mrs. Alverson was preceded in death by her brother, J.W. Lawson and wife Carol; and two nieces, Becky Lawson Gilliam and Kaye Lawson.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8, 2007 at the First Baptist Church of Union, conducted by the Rev. Robert Emory of the First Baptist Church of Union and the Rev. Brian Alverson of Bethany Baptist Church, Winston Salem, N.C. Burial will be in Union Memorial Gardens.
Active pallbearers will be Ardie McPherson, Donnie Ivey, Joe Davis, Paul Burgess, Carrol Alexander and Ed. Walcher. Members of Bethany Sunday School Class are asked to sit in a group.
The family will receive friends from 4:30-6:30 Wednesday evening at the S.R. Holcombe Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to First Baptist Church of Union, 405 E. Main St., Union, S.C. 29379.
Union Memorial Gardens
South Carolina, USA
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