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Marjorie Robertson Dial
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1888
Columbia
Richland County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Jul. 21, 1931
Myrtle Beach
Horry County
South Carolina, USA

Per her death certificate found on Ancestry.com: she was a daughter of J. C. Robertson and Frances McCreery, both born in S.C. and the wife of J. Don Dial. She died of chronic cardiac valvular disease. The informant was Mrs. E. L. Wingfield of Columbia, S.C.

Her obituary found in The State 22 July 1931: Mrs. J. Donald Dial, wife of the prominent Columbia insurance man of 1618 Pendleton street, died suddenly of heart trouble at her summer cottage at Myrtle Beach shortly after 2 o'clock yesterday afternoon. Mrs. Dial had suffered from heart trouble for several years but had not been in bad health recently. Yesterday when her midday meal was taken to her, she was found to be ill. She died in a few minutes. Mrs. Dial, the former Marjorie Robertson, the daughter of the late Caldwell Robertson, is survived by her husband; two sons, Caldwell R. Dial, who was with her at the beach, and John Donald Dial, Jr., one sister, Mrs. Barnard C. Black of Long Island, and her stepmother, Mrs. Caldwell Robertson of Columbia. Mr. Dial was in Columbia. He left for Myrtle Beach immediately upon receipt of the news. The body was brought to Columbia. Funeral arrangements have not been made. Mrs. Dial, a lifelong resident of Columbia, had endeared herself to many, and her sudden death came as a great shock to her friends and relatives.
Part of the obituary found in The State 23 July 1931: Funeral services for Mrs. J. Donald Dial, who died suddenly at 2 o'clock Tuesday at Myrtle Beach, will be held at 11 o'clock this morning at the grave in Elmwood cemetery. The Rev. Henry D. Phillips, rector of Trinity Episcopal church, will officiate...Pallbearers for the funeral will be Harry Kaminer, Sr., Jack Melton, R. Beverley Herbert, George Dial, Jr., Rufus Grant and Tom J. Robertson. 
 
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 Parents:
  John Caldwell Robertson (1854 - 1914)
  Frances McCreery Robertson (1864 - 1903)
 
 Spouse:
  John Donald Dial (1878 - 1942)*
 
 Children:
  Caldwell Robertson Dial (1912 - 1981)*
  John Donald Dial (1915 - 2007)*
 
 Sibling:
  Marjorie Robertson Dial (1888 - 1931)
  Elizabeth Robertson (1893 - 1906)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Transcribed from the book Interment Records of Elmwood Cemetery, Columbia, SC (three volumes)
 
Burial:
Elmwood Memorial Gardens
Columbia
Richland County
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Square 44, Lot 2, Grave 1, Tier 2
 
Created by: rdsxfan
Record added: Oct 20, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99243795
Marjorie <i>Robertson</i> Dial
Added by: rdsxfan
 
Marjorie <i>Robertson</i> Dial
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- rdsxfan
 Added: Dec. 26, 2013
Square 44 - Lot 3 - Grave 1&2
- sticksandstones
 Added: Jul. 19, 2013
 
 
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