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Willie Irene Rentz Bishop
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Birth: Nov. 6, 1887
Ehrhardt
Bamberg County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Dec. 17, 1970
Ehrhardt
Bamberg County
South Carolina, USA

Ehrhardt - Mrs. Willie Irene Rentz Bishop died Thursday in a Bamberg County hospital. The funeral will be 3 p.m. Saturday in Mount Pleasant Lutheran Church near Ehrhardt. Burial will be in the church cemetery, directed by Cooner Funeral Home. Mrs. Bishop was born in Bamberg County, Nov. 6, 1887, a daughter of the late Mrs. Alice Kinard Rentz and George Washington Rentz. She was a member of Mount Pleasant Lutheran Church. Surviving are: her husband, Benjamin Berry Bishop of Ehrhardt; three sons, Hugo Bishop and Freeman Bishop, both of Ehrhardt, and Bob Ray Bishop of Orangeburg; two stepsons, Lonnie Bishop of Ehrhardt, and Norman Bishop of Walterboro; a stepdaughter, Mrs. Arrie Chassereau of Ehrhardt; three sisters, Mrs. Kate Koontz of Lexington, N.C., Mrs. J. M. Clayton and Mrs. Lottie Zeigler, both of Ehrhardt; nine grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. The News and Courier, Charleston, SC, 19 Dec 1970 
 
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 Parents:
  George Washington Rentz (1860 - 1939)
  Sarah Alice Kinard Rentz (1866 - 1939)
 
 Spouse:
  Benjamin Berry Bishop (1877 - 1974)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Lou Bishop (1919 - 1919)*
  Walter Hugo Bishop (1921 - 1987)*
  Arnold Freeman Bishop (1923 - 1992)*
  Bob Raysor Bishop (1928 - 1979)*
 
 Siblings:
  Willie Irene Rentz Bishop (1887 - 1970)
  Annie Elizabeth Rentz Clayton (1894 - 1977)*
  Clifton Moody Rentz (1896 - 1962)*
  Lottie Rentz Zeigler (1900 - 1999)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Mount Pleasant Lutheran Church Cemetery
Ehrhardt
Bamberg County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Nancy Ziemba Gleaton
Record added: Jan 08, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83123918
Willie Irene <i>Rentz</i> Bishop
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Willie Irene <i>Rentz</i> Bishop
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