|Birth: ||Mar. 27, 1918|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Mar. 19, 2006|
WILLISTON, S.C. - Answered God's call, Sunday, March 19, 2006, Mrs. Elzie Range Brooks, age 87 of Williston, S.C., wife of the late Elzie W. Brooks and daughter of the late James Lewis Range and the late Lucinda Wykle Range.
She is survived by four daughters; Marjorie Blackwell Godfrey and her husband, Theodore, of Aiken, Linda Blackwell Stone and her husband, Robert, of Warrenville, Gail Stroud Covar and her husband, Jim, of Stiefeltown and Mary Ann Blackwell Harrelson and her husband, Ed, of Williston; three sons, James Gary Blackwell and his wife, Kathy, Billy Ray Blackwell and his wife, Jane, of North Augusta and Jerry Dan Blackwell and his wife, Charline; seven stepchildren, Lydia B. Herron Jones and her husband, Larry, of Aiken, Louise B. (Midget) Brooks of North Augusta, James Brooks and his wife, Linda, of Phoenix Ariz., Rosalee B. Woodward, Mary Lou Brooks Hall, Bertha B. Goff and her husband, Broadus, and Connie B. Turner and her husband, Richard, all of Aiken; 56 grandchildren, 56 great-grandchildren, nineteen great-great grandchildren and a brother, James Lewis Range, Jr., of Beaufort, N.C.
She was born in Old Fort, N.C. but has been a resident of Aiken County for the past 52 years. She was retired from Graniteville Company. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Graniteville.
The funeral services will be conducted Wednesday March 22, 2006 at 11 a.m. in Calvary Baptist Church with Rev. James Young officiating. The interment will follow in Aiken Memorial Park. The pallbearers will be grandsons.
The Honorary Pallbearers will be members of her Sunday School Class (The Jewel Melton Sunday School class) of Calvary Baptist Church. The family will receive friends at Napier Funeral Home tonight, Tuesday March 21st, from 6 to 8 p.m. Memorials may be made to the Calvary Baptist Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 96, Graniteville, S.C., 29829. Mrs. Brooks will be placed in the church one hour prior to service. Napier Funeral Home, 315 Main St., Graniteville, S.C., 29829.
Published in The Augusta Chronicle on Mar. 21, 2006
Elzie W. Brooks (1915 - 1989)*
Married Sept. 13, 1966
Aiken Memorial Gardens
South Carolina, USA
Plot: Hillside Garden II, Row 23 (curved)
Created by: Arabelle
Record added: Dec 11, 2013
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