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Elizabeth "Betty" Bunch Algar
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Birth: Apr. 19, 1927
Clarks Hill
McCormick County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Nov. 27, 2012
Lexington County
South Carolina, USA

Elizabeth "Betty" Bunch Algar of Irmo

Funeral service for Elizabeth "Betty" Bunch Algar, 85, will be held 3:00 p.m. Saturday, December 1, 2012, at Lake Murray Presbyterian Church, with burial in the church columbarium.

The family will receive friends following the service in the fellowship hall. Dunbar Funeral Home, Dutch Fork Chapel, is assisting the family.

Mrs. Algar died Wednesday, November 28, 2012. Born in Clarks Hill, S.C., she was a daughter of the late John Dallas and Myrtle May Bunch. Betty graduated from Ellen Whiteside High School in Pelzer and received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of South Carolina in 1946 and a Master's Degree from the University of Tennessee in 1955. She worked as a social worker at the VA Hospital for 30 years and was a member of Lake Murray Presbyterian Church. Betty also enjoyed cooking and sewing.

Surviving are her husband, James "Jim" F. Algar of Irmo; daughter, Ann Algar (Henry) Gibson of Columbia and granddaughter, Dallas Gibson (Matt) Gear of Columbia. In addition to her parents, she was predeceased by son, Gene Forrester Algar; brother, Dr. John D. Bunch Jr. and sister, Melona Tillman Russell.

Memorials may be made to Lake Murray Presbyterian Church, 2721 Dutch Fork Road, Chapin SC 29036. Please sign the online guestbook at
Published in The State on November 29, 2012
Lake Murray Presbyterian Church Columbarium
Lexington County
South Carolina, USA
Created by: GraveHopper93
Record added: Dec 11, 2012
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Elizabeth Betty <i>Bunch</i> Algar
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 Added: Dec. 11, 2012

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